From the 1970s onwards, wealth inequality has impacted the people of New York City by shaping their social, political, and economic landscapes. The unequal allocation of resources throughout the decades has translated into the ever-increasing gap between the rich and the poor. Our website focuses on the causes and effects of wealth inequality in New York City and some of the many forms that it takes on. While exploring our website, you can find topics such as minimum wage, public education, and Occupy Wall Street.