Robert Samuelson sez this
depression recession is “egalitarian.”
It has been the most egalitarian of all the 11 recessions since World War II. In various ways, it has touched every social class through job loss, pay cuts, depressed home values, shrunken stock portfolios, eroded retirement savings, grown children returning home-and anxiety about all of the above.
This graph of unemployment by income level sure the fuck doesn’t look “egalitarian:”