Originally Posted by joe
Why does it matter how much richer the rich are than the poor? The only thing that's important is how rich the POOR are. If the poor are living like Kings, does it matter if the rich are 100x richer than them? No.
Well, they aren't. Which is why we need to funnel some money down there so maybe they can live, period.
Anyway, income disparity IS a big deal if the poor can't eat. If it gets too big, this happens: