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Unformatted text preview: c. live in gated communities d. exercise privately e. drive everywhere f. shop & bank by computermeet no one in person g. suburbs are disconnected from one another 3. Widening Inequality Gap 268 billionaires income ratio is 419-1 Other countries Japan 25-1 France & Germany 35-1 In US increasing hunger and homelessness 14 M children- food insecurity a. welfare system shrinking b. cost of housing increasing c. charitable giving- not going to those who need it most, but to the already advantaged Implication We are moving to a two tiered society The larger the gap, the more destabilized the society 5. Deepening Racial, ethnic, religious, sexuality divide Who do we label as others? As those people We need to shift from building walls to building bridges...
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- Spring '08
- International Organizations