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Why occupy Wall St? -- The real effects of income

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Documenting the reasons why the concentration of excessive wealth in the hands of a few within a country causes breakdown of society, particularly the USA.

Public demonstrations to bring this issue corporate greed to the attention of the government started with the 'Occupy Wall Street' movement and have now spread to many cities and countries.

Using selected data made publicly available from the research of Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett of the Equality Trust the video presents a compelling case for changing taxation to bring more equality to income distribution.

The Equality Trust:
Richard Wilkinson on TED Talks:
Video creator, Bryan Walton:

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