I’m still loving life after 50, but that doesn’t mean it’s all fun and games!  Let’s talk Income Inequality .

The World Economic Forum started today in Switzerland and big on the agenda is Income Inequality.  There will be a lot of stats and confusing interpretations of data to come, but one thing we are all sure of, is that there is still a large gap between the 1% and the 99%.

Listening to CBC Radio’s The Current this morning tweaked my interest in the subject of Income Inequality in Canada, then shortly after, I saw a facebook post from a friend with a piece on Income Equality in Canada from The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives … must have been a sign? Check this out …

CEO vs AVERAGE

If that isn’t scary enough, read this article published by the Broadbent Institute.

Income Inequality

Then there is the gender gap … sorry guys, but the proof is in the pudding!   Women are still getting the shaft and Aboriginals even worse!

I think we all need to be paying attention to our Canadian reality.

Canadas_Pay_Gap