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The Growing Socioeconomic Gap


A recently released study from the University of New Hampshire shows that the highest 20% in the nation have the fastest growing median family incomes, while incomes for the lower 60% have largely stagnated since the 1970s. 

This hour, we talk a look at the numbers and figures available on inequality and social mobility, and discuss the viability of the American dream.


  •  Robert Putnam, author of “Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis”