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The one percent.

Johnson, Jamie, 1979- (Producer, Director, Screenwriter). Kurzon, Nicholas. (Producer, Screenwriter).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 77 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Virgil Films and Entertainment : 2006.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Jamie Johnson.
Participant or Performer Note:
Nicole Buffett, Bill Gates Sr., Adnan Khashoggi, Milton Friedman, Robert Reich, Ralph Nader, Steve Forbes, Paul Orfalea, Karl Muth, Greg Schell, Roy Martin, Chuck Collins.
Summary, etc.:
In this eye-opening documentary, filmmaker Jamie Johnson examines the gap that exists between America's poor and the 1 percent of the population that controls half the country's wealth. Johnson, himself an heir to the Johnson & Johnson fortune, interviews America's wealthiest, including Steve Forbes, Paul Orfalea, Nicole Buffet and Chuck Collins. Johnson also looks to the other side of the fence, interviewing farm workers, cab drivers and residents of housing projects, examining the day-to-day realities of poverty.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Income distribution > United States.
Wealth > Moral and ethical aspects.
Distributive justice.
Social justice.

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