OFF TO THE RACES

The Second Gilded Age and Its Discontents

As in the first Gilded Age, radical economic change has led to income inequality, social and cultural tensions, and a surge in populism.

U.S. oil magnate and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller gives a dime to a child in this undated picture.
AP Photo
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