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Inequality Drives Egyptians to Streets, But Ours Worse


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Inequality Drives Egyptians to Streets, But Ours Worse

Laura Flanders

It's amazing what inequality can drive people to, eventually. Just look at Egypt.

“These big guys are stealing all the money,” one 24-year-old textile worker standing at his second job as a fruit peddler told a reporter this weekend. "People are desperate.”

"I wish we could be like the United States with a democracy, but we cannot," said another.