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Politics : The Runaway Income and Wealth Inequality in America

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To: golfer72 who wrote (23)8/17/2019 1:43:59 PM
From: ryanaka   of 67
Perhaps you don't understand what "Inequality" means.
It is measured in terms of the delta, the difference, not by the size of each quantity.

Let say, the difference before Trump was = y - x, where y=top 1% income, x=the income of everyday Joe.
Suppose Trump makes wages increase.

Trump and Republicans made the reality of this wage increase this way:
y grows to 10y
x grows to x + 0.1x

So the new inequality is:
10y - 1.1x

The initial inequality is bad enough because y >> x.
Now Trump and republicans made the inequality astronomically worse.

You being a gopher72 no wonder why you are so stupid.
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