While most of the top 10% of Americans gain their wealth through labor, the deeper one goes into the top 1%, the more income is derived from capital.
Tags: 1%, capital, Inequality, labor, wealth
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Reblogged this on Birminghamismo and commented:
Great graph which should be shoved in the face of anyone who argues that the rich deserve their wealth because they have earned it. Bollocks – they just sit on their arses and lets us throw it at them.
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