WHY DON’T AMERiCANS CARE ABOUT INEQUALITY

Why Don’t Americans Care about Inequality? Lisa A. Keister WealthInequality.org There is no question that inequality is extreme in the United States, and some groups are clearly much worse off than others (Collins and Hoxie 2015, Keister 2014, McCall and Percheski 2010, Piketty 2013). There are also some individuals and groups —social activists, some academics—who…