The 99% vs. the 1%: See the data behind the Occupy Wall Street movement

It has been the rallying cry of the Occupy movement for the past two months – but is the US really split 99% v 1%? As poverty and inequality reach record levels, how much richer have the rich got? This animation explains what the key data says about the state of America today.

This video was created by The Guardian UK.

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