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The New (Ab)normal: When 200 People Have More Wealth Than 3,500,000,000

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2013-07-21/new-abnormal-when-2...

The following brief video created by TheRules.org, using data sourced from this website, is the latest vivid demonstration of the most adverse (and dangerous) side effect of nearly five years, and counting, of global monetary intervention by central banks: a world in which the poor get poorer, the rich get richer, and the middle class disappears. The video's punchline "The richest 300 people on earth have as much wealth as the poorest 3 billion" is not exactly correct: in truth the situation is even worse: the richest 200 people have about $2.7 trillion, which is more than the poorest 3.5 billion people, who have only $2.2 trillion combined.

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http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2013-07-21/new-abnormal-when-2...




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SO? I can see being concerned

SO? I can see being concerned if that wealth was obtained breaking the law. But there will always be smarter people who know how to make wealth. Those people will not be stopped.

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