Oxfam’s statistics are beyond belief.
Inequality is the biggest threat to the global economy – and it’s getting worse.
Today nearly 800 million people – one in nine – across the world will go to bed hungry or undernourished.
The adults will wake up uncertain when they will next eat – whether they will have work – fearful for their health and the costs that illness in the family might bring.
The eight men – yes, they’re all men – and their fellow billionaires will wake up having slept rather better – and their wealth – invested across the world – will have increased by countless millions even as they slept.