Saturday, September 21, 2013

Bill 'Moyers and Company': 20 September 2013

Full Show: Inequality for All
September 20, 2013 - This week marks both the fifth anniversary of the fiscal meltdown that almost tanked the world economy and the second anniversary of Occupy Wall Street, the movement that sparked heightened public awareness of income inequality. Yet the crisis is worse than ever – in the first three years of the recovery, 95 percent of the economic gains have gone only to the top one percent of Americans. And the share of working people in the U.S. who define themselves as lower class is at its highest level in four decades.

More and more are fighting back. According to Robert Reich, Bill Clinton’s secretary of labor: “The core principle is that we want an economy that works for everyone, not just for a small elite. We want equal opportunity, not equality of outcome. We want to make sure that there’s upward mobility again, in our society and in our economy.” read more w/transcript>>>

Much More Found At: Moyers & Company

September 20, 2013 - Director Jacob Kornbluth on Inequality for All

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