The topic is economic inequality.

I love it when seemingly totally unrelated ideas and articles come together to create a logical argument or obvious solution. The topic is economic inequality. There is a growing body of evidence that suggests that the income and wealth inequality in America — indeed in the world — is corrosive to civil society. I have written about this before, particularly about the book “The Spirit Level ” first published in 2010. Authors Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett demonstrate in this seminal book the significant negative impact on social well-being and public health caused by the growing income and wealth disparity in the developed world. The authors are now developing a movie, based on the model of “An Inconvenient Truth,” to tell this story. In last week’s Washington Post is coverage of a new report that adds to the evidence of the corrosive impacts of income inequality. The ...

Full article: http://www.intersectionsinternational.org/blog/2013/04/03...

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  1. 08 Apr '13, 3pm

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