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US inequality is more severe than Egypt’s

The F Word: Inequality Drives Egyptians to Streets, But Ours Worse
By Laura Flanders
GRITtv

It’s amazing what inequality can drive people to, eventually.
Just look at Egypt.

‘These big guys are stealing all the money,’ one 24-year-old
textile worker standing at his second job as a fruit peddler
told a reporter [1] this weekend. “People are desperate.’

“I wish we could be like the United States with a democracy,
but we cannot,” said another.

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