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Inequality - By the numbers


Explore key data that tell the story of income inequality in the United States.   View Interactives 


How education lost its role as the great equalizer - Reuters Investigates

Get a good education, get a good job. That's the promise. But it no longer works that way. Two students in Massachusetts, one in Gardner, one in Weston, show how the growing income gap is affecting the nation's school systems.  Video