Rich Even Richer — Which Makes Democracy Poorer

This is not just an economic problem but also a political problem. The more wealth held by fewer people permits them all the more to use their riches to influence public officials and the public via purchased media and other forms of communication.

The 1% May Be Richer Than You Think, Research Shows

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http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-08-06/the-1-may-be-richer-than-you-think-research-shows.html

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