Roots of Today's Great Inequality

Michael Yates, economist, labor educator, associate editor of Monthly Review, and author of The Great Inequality explains that growing inequality in income, wealth, and power will continue to be the central issue of politics. Michael explains why it matters, how inequality negatively affects nearly every aspect of our lives, how its underlying causes are rooted in modern capitalism, and why informed radical action by working people, the unemployed, and the poor is needed.