In the “Land of the Free”, the richest nation in the world, people are mired in poverty. Food is produced on a vast scale yet families go hungry. Homeless men and women huddle in doorways of boarded-up housing. Walter Rybeck provides evidence that one of the deep-rooted causes of this inequality lies in an injustice that permeates the economic system of America and other developed nations. Rybeck offers a remedy.