Quote: The American Economy

> We have an economy in which [46.5 million Americans live in poverty][1], the real [unemployment rate is above 12 percent][2], and our [400 wealthiest citizens enjoy as much wealth as the entire bottom half of the population][3].

— [Eric Levitz][4]

[1]: https://www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/about/overview/
[2]: http://www.cnbc.com/id/101398855
[3]: http://www.cnbc.com/id/101038089
[4]: http://www.salon.com/2014/06/08/capitalism_vs_education_why_our_free_market_obsessions_are_wrecking_the_future/

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