Global Wealth Inequality – What you never knew you never knew


Published on Apr 3, 2013 The richest 300 people in the world are more wealthy than the poorest 3 billion combined, and every year rich countries take over 10 times more money from poor countries than they give in aid. Find out more by watching the video or visiting our website

Show me 1 example of genuine free trade or free markets operating internationally and I’ll agree with you. The US alone spends over $100 billion/yr in corporate subsidies to protect their industries in the global marketplace. Fossil fuels get $520+ billion in government subsidies globally. Then look at the complexity of global trade rules, how many rules and restrictions there are, largely drawn up by US corporate lobbyists to favour their interests. Free trade and markets simply do not exist.


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