Author Event: Dr. Richard Wilkinson and ‘The Spirit Level: Why Greater Equality Makes Societies Stronger’
January 18, 2010 @ 9:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dr. King helped us see the moral imperative for more equal societies. Now exciting new research — on everything from how long people live to how well economies perform — shows that more equal societies work better for all people. In fact, middle-income people in more equal societies do far better than their middle-income counterparts in societies that let wealth concentrate in the pockets of a few.