30 Stats on the Death of the Middle Class

For example:

#29 In the United States today, the wealthiest one percent of all Americans have a greater net worth than the bottom 90 percent combined.

http://www.prisonplanet.com/30-statistics-that-show-that-the-middle-class-is-dying-right-in-front-of-our-eyes-as-we-enter-2012.html

Recall:

…Greece declined because men came to distrust reason and Rome fell because it tried to maintain an exclusively privileged society wherein the rich were enervated and the poor alienated…

-Peter Calvocoressi and Guy Wint in Total War.

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