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$7.50 For 1 Day’s Work (Extra Scene from 'The Fruits of Cheap Labor') - Vice News Published on Aug 27, 2015

In northern Mexico, farm workers who pick produce bound for US supermarkets earn as little as $7 a day. They follow the harvest, traveling between the states of Sinaloa and Baja California as internal migrants in their own country. 75 more words

Income Inequality

Daily Mail: “Chelsea takes the plunge" >>>

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The Fruits of Mexico's Cheap Labor - Vice News Published on Aug 13, 2015

In northern Mexico, farm workers who pick produce bound for US supermarkets earn as little as $7 a day. They follow the harvest, traveling between the states of Sinaloa and Baja California as internal migrants in their own country. 72 more words

Income Inequality

Want to be rich?

The most recent Census Bureau data … sorts households by income quintile … the highest quintile are “rich” households and the lowest quintile are “poor” households. 154 more words

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Rich man: “What inequality?”

According to a CNBC summary  of a study published in the Journal Psychological Science …

The richer you are, the more likely you are to think that others are wealthy, too.  299 more words

Wealth & Riches

Raising worker pay reduces smoking by  Claire Zillman  AUGUST 7, 2015, 4:29 PM EDT

A new study revealed that boosting worker wages could have a big impact on the public health threat.

A new study revealed that boosting worker wages could have a big impact on the public health threat. 261 more words

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How do self-made billionaires self-make their billions?

Previously, we posted that there are about 1,800 billionaires in the world and that about 2/3s of them are self-made … not just born lucky. 513 more words

Wealth & Riches