Richard Wilkinson: How economic inequality harms societies

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Report Subtitles You all know the truth of what I’m going to say.
I think the intuition that inequality is divisive and socially corrosive
has been around since before the French Revolution. What’s changed is we now can look at the evidence, we can compare societies, more and less equal societies, and see what inequality does. I’m going to take you through that data and then explain why the links I’m going to be showing you exist. But first, see what a miserable lot we are. […]