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It's the inequality, stupid

The Equality Trust's slide show reveals the extent of the destruction that the gap between rich and poor can cause. Just about everything is worse in unequal societies: Crime is higher; life expectancy is lower; mental health problems abound and students are more likely to drop out of school; infant mortality is worse; drug use is more prevalent; children are less happy and there is a lack of trust in humankind. It begs the question: why don't we tax the rich more and the poor less?

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