Max Lawson

Oxfam International

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Head of Campaigns for Oxfam International

Max Lawson on KCRW

The world's 85 richest people control as much wealth as the poorest 3.5 billion.

Harsh Truths about Income Inequality

The world's 85 richest people control as much wealth as the poorest 3.5 billion.

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