In the years during and since the recession, it’s been no small feat drumming up sympathy for the rich.
Like everyone else, they had their jobs threatened, paycheques cut and lifestyles changed. Like everyone else, they were forced to adapt to a new world where money isn’t what it once was.
Though at a time when people were being booted from their homes, not just their country clubs, feeling sorry for the wealthy has been one tough sell.
Which is what makes this feature from Bloomberg so interesting.