What can we do about inequality?

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  • Saturday, 03 Feb 2018

IN the last column, I asked why we were blind to inequality. The more important question is: what can we do about it?

Fifty years ago, Martin Luther King argued that “we must rapidly begin... the shift from a thing-oriented society to a person-oriented society”. Otherwise, “the giant triplets of racism, extreme materialism and militarism are incapable of being conquered”.

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