Graham has a disturbing statistic up, stating that The top 400 families control as much wealth as the bottom 60%. Here are a few other disturbing statistics:

The wealthiest 5% of Americans control 72% of America’s financial wealth.  The bottom 80% control only 7% of the nation’s financial wealth.  The richest 400 Americans have more combined wealth than the poorer HALF of all Americans.  That means 400 people have more wealth than 150,000,000 people combined.  American corporations saw record profits in 2010.  Nearly 80% of all economic gains made in the past thirty years have gone to the richest 1%.  In the 1970s, the average CEO made 30 times what an hourly worker made.  Today, a CEO makes 300 times what an hourly worker makes.

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