Wednesday, September 07, 2011

Inequality is worse since 1980

See graph here. Note how worrying levels of inequality commenced after the election of Ronald Reagan and what we might call "the neo-liberal consensus" amongst political elites. Note also the clear parallels with the Great Depression. Coincidence?

Do say: I think we've been here before . . .

Don't say: "The days of boom and bust are over . . ."

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