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Is it really 99% vs 1%?

Is it really 99% vs 1%?

(5:42) "We are the 99%" is the rallying cry of the Occupy movement. So how unequal is the US.? Guardian interactive Mariana Santos animates the key data.
When Americans are asked how US wealth is distributed, they think the richest 20% should own up to 40% of the national wealth - and that includes 90% of Republicans surveyed. Reakity is richest 20% owns 85% of the nation's wealth. Those surveyed also thought the bottom 120 million people should own around 10% of the national wealth. Reality is 0.3%. More data from guardian.co.uk.

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Guest: iknowlessthanyoudo (2189 days ago)
The 1% have succeeded in ensuring the 99% can't muster enough math sense to understand this video and vote in their best interest.
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The 1% have succeeded in ensuring the 99% can't muster enough math sense to understand this video and vote in their best interest.
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Guest: (2188 days ago)
i'm a millionaire, i eary 3,76mio $ a year, i'm the 99,99% lulz!
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i'm a millionaire, i eary 3,76mio $ a year, i'm the 99,99% lulz!
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London1 London1 (2189 days ago)
What a f*cked up country where the wealthy pay so little tax. Arschlochs!
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What a f*cked up country where the wealthy pay so little tax. Arschlochs!
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Guest: j (2179 days ago)
Latest comment: it's not very much different in the U.K.
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