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Michell and Alex, who are homeless, sit outside of the Pan Am Shelter in Queens with their daughter Alexis on Aug. 20, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty)

America still unequal after all these years

The newest Census data on poverty and inequality, released on Tuesday, did not include very many big surprises. The gap between the top and bottom income percentiles did not change significantly from 2012 to 2013, according to the agency's annual report.

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