(CNN) — The typical Black American family is virtually no closer to equal footing with its White peers in terms of income and wealth than it was 50 years ago, when Civil Rights-era reforms were enacted
- CNN - By Tami Luhby, CNN
- CNN - Analysis by Julia Chatterley, CNN Business
New York (CNN Business) — This fourth of July, nationwide protests and the Covid-19 crisis have forced America to recognize the ugly inequality lying just beneath its star-spangled surface. The country's
- Forbes - Erik Sherman
Typically, investors—particularly the 10% of the population that owns 84% of the value of stocks, according to an analysis by NYU economist Edward N. Wolff—and the economically disadvantaged exist in circles.
- The Guardian - Poppy Noor
Wealth in the US isn’t trickling down when compared to other countries. Just look at Finland, the happiest country in the world: it only has six billionaires It’s official: America has the most billionaires