New statistics about wealth distribution

A recent report reveals new statistics about wealth distribution in our nation.  Like most people, I was well aware that the gap between rich and poor was big and getting bigger, but I didn’t realize how vast it had become.  It causes me no little discomfort as a follower of Jesus whose ethic was about lifting up the poor and oppressed.

Basic information: http://news.yahoo.com/s/yblog_thelookout/20110223/ts_yblog_thelookout/separate-but-unequal-charts-show-growing-rich-poor-gap

More details: http://motherjones.com/politics/2011/02/income-inequality-in-america-chart-graph

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