The crisis of American society is reaching a breaking point. It
cannot go on like this. Roof’s is the unhealthy, twisted response of
an infinitesimal portion of his generation. Masses of young people
and masses of working people will respond to the crisis in a
rational, progressive manner, by turning against the criminals and
liars in power and their rotten economic and social system.
OBAMA: SERVANT OF THE 1%
Richest one percent controls nearly half of global wealth
The richest one percent of the world’s population now controls 48.2 percent of global wealth, up from 46 percent last year.
The report found that the growth of global inequality has accelerated sharply since the 2008 financial crisis, as the values of financial assets have soared while wages have stagnated and declined.