Over the last two decades, America has been falling deeper and deeper into a statistical mystery: Poverty goes up. Crime goes down. The prison population doubles. Fraud by the rich wipes out 40% of the world’s wealth. The rich get massively richer. No one goes to jail.
Matt Taibbi. “The Divide: American Justice in the Age of the Wealth Gap” (via candidlycara)
Well that sums it up.