8 Men Own As Much Wealth As Half The World

Oxfam International reports that Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, Mark Zuckerberg, Carlos Slim, Jeff Bezos, Amancio Ortega, Larry Ellison, and Michael Bloomberg have a collective net worth of $426 billion, as much as the world’s poorest 3.6 billion people. What do you think?


“That doesn’t seem fair, but what do I know? I’m poor.”

Cheri Locke • Trinket Painter

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“Are you suggesting that these men don’t work 450 million times harder than everyone else?”

Arnold Massey • Parade Overseer

“Let’s just assume these poor people are all rich in spirit and call it even.”

Mick Wyndham • Rice Bagger

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