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If we really care about the poor then why are we so obsessed with the rich?
Economists, politicians and the media love to moan about inequality. Blazing headlines scream that the rich are getting richer and richer - all at the expense of the poor! This is simply untrue. The rich are getting richer, but the poor are too. Income inequality has, if anything, decreased over the past decade. Average incomes are…