BOTH SIDES NOW: APRIL 26th, 2014

Shrum & Lowry at odds not over reality of worsening inequality in US — as argued by Piketty’s popular book, Capital — but why it happens and what to do. Rich says it’s market-based and higher taxes won’t work; Bob says let’s make it a political issue & then tax the .1% to pay for a better America. And they clash over the Michigan affirmative action case: Rich says Sotomayor dissent “ludicrous” — Bob blames centuries of racial preferences for whites. 

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