The Great Debate

Inequality’s pernicious twin is our growing cultural divide

By Don Peck
December 20, 2012

I enjoyed reading Reuters’ textured survey of the nature of inequality in America, and how government shapes it, shrinking the gaps between us through some of its actions and widening them through others. One comes away from the series with an appreciation for the complex blend of factors — federal policy, technology, unevenness of educational opportunity, the evolution of the market — that has helped propel some of us to where we are today, while failing to lift others.

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ambulance– James Pethokoukis is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –