"For the first time since the Great Depression, middle-class families have been losing ground for more than a decade."

David Leonhardt goes on to make many more impactful points in his post today on the Economix blog of The New York Times. I’ve written about this topic before and will continue to do so not only because I believe it is the most pressing issue of our time but also because I believe we in Silicon Valley can do something about it. 

For now, I’ll just leave you with this chart.