But let’s say things were more equal. What could $762 billion a year do?
How long would it take the CEO of a top garment company to earn the same?
By how much more would we have to tax billionaires, to make sure every child in the world can go to school?
Let’s look at the top five companies in the garment sector. If they reduced shareholder payouts by a third, how many of their lowest paid workers could they lift out of poverty?
More and more people want to see the change needed to beat poverty. But how many people in the UK feel the same way?