How the super rich got richer: 10 shocking facts about inequality The gap between the super rich and the rest of us is spiralling out of control, with Britain’s grabbing more than their counterparts anywhere else in Europe
It's an unexpected side effect of globalization: problems that once would have stayed local—say, a bank lending out too much money—now have consequences worldwide. But still, countries operate independently, as if alone on the planet.
Land of the Free, Home of the Poor - PBS report on inequality in America. of Americans prefer a more equitable distribution of wealth, but few understand the just how unequal the distribution in America is.