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UN: Wealthy Countries Failing Disadvantaged Children

A U.N. children’s fund study has found a widening gap between poor and richer children in the world’s wealthiest countries. The UNICEF report ranking the well-being of children in 41 high income countries analyzes the consequences of this growing inequality. The gap between rich and poor in most wealthy countries is at its highest level in three decades.  The new UNICEF study uses four indicators - income, education, health and life satisfaction - to measure the growing inequality...

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