Interactive chart shows how the 90% have been screwed the past 30 years 3

The Economic Policy Institute has put together an amazing interactive chart that shows the growth of incomes in the U.S. over the past 90 years, from 1918 to 2008, and is broken down by who the gains went to (the bottom 90% versus the top 10%).

By adjusting the sliders on the chart, you can break down the period into different eras, which show startlingly different trends. More…

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