Oxfam: The wealthiest 8 men on earth possess wealth exceeding the poorest 50% of humanity

The wealthiest 8 men on earth (and yes, they are all men) possess wealth exceeding the poorest 50% of humanity. That's about 3,700,000,000 people. My students are stunned by this simple statistic from Oxfam's new report on economic inequality. The report is readable for secondary students and filled with prescriptions for change. For educators interested in solutions-based... Continue Reading →

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