Are All Men (And Women) Really Created Equal?

Not if they’re poor.

This chart shows global income inequality by country, according to the Gini coefficient—a method used to determine the inequality in a nation’s wealth distribution. This is one case where a high score is not a good thing.


Originally submitted by volunteer editor John M. Found at ThinkProgress.

Top Posts

+more

Take Action

+more

We Won!

We won! A federal judge just ruled that we can keep up our billboard criticizing tea party Governor Bobby Jindal for standing between 242,000 Louisianans and Medicaid. Can you help make sure we're able to keep up the billboard we fought so hard to …

We denounce the Koch Brothers

We, citizens of the United States, denounce you, Charles and David Koch, for using your vast wealth -- more than the combined wealth of the bottom 40 percent of Americans -- to corrupt our democracy. …