A new study polled Americans about what wealth distribution would be optimal. People across the board thought that the richest 20% of Americans should control about one-third of the nation’s wealth, and the poorest 20% about one-tenth. In fact, the richest 20% of Americans own more than 80% of the country’s wealth. And the poorest 20% own one-tenth of 1%.

Occupy the Agenda – NYTimes.com

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