The Rich and the Rest
Using data from the General Social Survey, sociologist Thomas J. Linneman shows that conservatives and liberals increasingly differ regarding government action to reduce income inequality. Rich liberals support government action nearly as much as poor liberals, while among rich conservatives there is very little support for government action.
- General Social Survey (GSS) The GSS is the data source for this piece.
- We are the 1 percent. We stand with the 99 percent