Al Gore points out, that economic inequality in the US has increased dramatically in the last 25 years. Personal fortunes and incomes are less equally distributed than in Tunisia or Egypt, where the gap between rich and poor certainly contributed to the "Arab Spring" uprisings. Al Gore points to this video as clearly illustrating the problem. A real eye-opener!
(This content is also posted in danish on my other blog: http://www.telum.dk/blog/