How Wealth Inequality Spiraled Out of Control | Robert Reich

Here it is: The full story of wealth inequality in America. The top 1% holds 15x more wealth than the bottom 50% combined. If you’ve never watched a video of mine, please watch this one. Watch More: Does Trickle-Down Economics Actually Work? ►►https://youtu.be/srJZHQHHT8g 00:00 The Second Gilded Age 01:17 The Basics 03:00 Why the Wealth Gap is Exploding 05:21…

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Exploring Income and Wealth Inequality

Featuring Scott Winship, Executive Director, Joint Economic Committee; Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy Studies, Cato Institute, and Editor, DownsizingGovernment.org; moderated by Jeff Vanderslice, Director of Government and External Affairs, Cato Institute. Some political leaders are saying that inequality is at unacceptable levels and should be countered by higher taxes at the top end. But income and wealth inequality…

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