Shocking Rise in Inequality
A new film from the High Pay centre shows the shocking rise of inequality in Britain:
“Inequality has been rising rapidly in Britain for the past 30 years. The gap between rich and poor has widened and the share of income going to the top 1% has doubled (from 6% to 14%). If the growth in inequality continues at its current rate, we are heading towards Victorian extremes in the next 20 years.”
A CEO takes home more in three days than one of his employees can earn in a whole year.
and this is a real insight into people’s perception …