“There are 31,000 millionaires in the United States, all of them having accumulated their wealth by ‘robbery’ of the people!” Who declared this, and when?

Answer: The Farmers Alliance of the United States in 1890. In the late nineteenth century, the increasing inequality in America led many to fear the American Dream was at risk.

Source: Encyclopaedia of the United States in the Twentieth Century by Stanley I. Kutler

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