Chances are, if you’re watching this episode, you are a member of the 99%. Unfortunately, in this case, there is little safety in numbers. As the gap between the Haves and the Have Nothings grows, our nation suffers, not just our bank accounts.
Dr. Cornel West and Tavis Smiley are touring the country, stirring conversation about an issue even more volatile than race; they are daring to discuss the great, expanding class divide. During their visit to The High Bar, they join me in a frank and frightening exploration of poverty and near-poverty, wealth and indifference as chronicled in their powerful new book, The Rich and The Rest of Us. Together, we raise a toast to and raise the bar for… Economic justice.
Please watch this episode than spread the wealth. Knowledge is currency and we can all use a hand-out.