Suddenly the already wealthy were reaping all the benefits. While other stories held our attention, that trend continued for 30 years.

These inequalities have happened in other countries - imperial France or some banana republic - but for 200 years we were the land of opportunity.

We [in the U.S.] are more unequal than any developed nation in the world today.

The only group growing faster than millionaires these days is the uninsured.

We have entrusted our health care system to for-profit companies.