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While Occupy and labor unions protested against income and wealth inequities engineered by governments across the globe, CEO’s in the United States received 15% pay increases for pushing down wages and benefits, shipping jobs overseas, tanking the economy, and generally mismanaging their corporations.

Dude! What happened to my country? The one percent has received 93 percent of total US income growth during the last two years, and free trade treaties, deregulation and the failure of the government to enforce the Sherman Anti-Trust Act have all played a role in the redistribution of income from the 99 to the one percent.

For more on these things, click the links below.

1. Report on the Occupy May Day protests, Click here for the story

2. CEO Pay Increases Rise 15%

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