Who Are the Real Job Creators? You’d be Surprised.

Are the wealthy the job creators that they’re made out to be? Or does the creation of jobs and the growth of the economy happen because of an entirely different source and demographic?

This short TED Talk about income inequality given by Nick Hanauer sheds some light on the controversy, and may cause you to rethink what you know about the economy:

In this video, which is a clip from the film “Inequality for All,” Hanauer takes it a little further and makes a great case for seeing the working class as the true creators of wealth and jobs:

Written by Derek Markham

lives in southwestern New Mexico and digs bicycles, simple living, organic gardening, sustainable lifestyle design, slacklining, bouldering, and permaculture. He loves good food, with fresh roasted chiles at the top of his list of favorites. Catch up with Derek on Twitter, RebelMouse, Google+, or at his natural parenting site, Natural Papa!


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