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Actors Asia Kate Dillon (left) and Damian Lewis of the television show Billions speak during 2018 Winter Television Critics Association Press Tour in Pasadena, Calif. Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images hide caption

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A study by the think tank Demos finds that black and Latino families with two parents still own only half as much as wealth as white single parents. David McNew/Getty Images hide caption

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Sociologist Brooke Harrington says that for the world's wealthiest people, many of the laws and rules followed by the rest of us simply don't apply. Tom Merton/Getty Images hide caption

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What's It Like To Be Rich? Ask The People Who Manage Billionaires' Money

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Hillary Clinton arrives to sign her book "Hards Choices" at a bookstore on Martha's Vineyard on August 13, 2014. According to the Clintons' 2015 tax returns, the couple earned $3.1 million from book advances and royalties. Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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When mental health professionals don't take insurance, only the wealthy can afford their help. Joe Houghton/Getty Images hide caption

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How Therapy Became A Hobby Of The Wealthy, Out Of Reach For Those In Need

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'You Couldn't Make This Stuff Up': Inside The Lives Of The 'China Rich'

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Visitors walk past a portrait of late communist leader Mao Zedong on Tiananmen Gate in Beijing on Sept. 30, the eve of National Day. Greg Baker/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Capitalism Is Making China Richer, But Not Democratic

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Two recent tallies of the world's richest people agree on the broad points — but not on which continent has the most billionaires. Here, U.S. dollars are counted, with Chinese yuan notes in the background. STR/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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