Hillary Clinton's personal finances have recently become a popular topic to debate over. But why the topic has become controversial isn't about how much money Hillary Clinton and her family has – it is about the rise in wealth inequality in the US, writes Robert Reich.
President Obama, guarded on racial issues in his first term, is now speaking out more forcefully. But for the first black president – and the nation – there’s still no more difficult subject.
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The Hillary Clinton wealth flap is still going strong, and some pundits are wondering if she is simply a bad campaigner. Others note that now is the right time to make mistakes.