The False Income-Equality Narrative

Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders in Chicago, Sept. 28.

Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders in Chicago, Sept. 28. An enduring theme of the Democratic presidential race has been income inequality, coupled with an enduring belief that America’s affluent reached their status at the expense of the poor and the middle class.

Bernie Sanders speaks of little else on the stump. And when not busy dissembling on her handling of email correspondence at the State Department, Hillary Clinton will tell you that the “deck is still stacked in favor of those at the top.” If Joe Biden gets in, expect more of the same. The vice president is said […]