The readings in Part V of your textbook make a compelling case that income and wealth are sharply divided along race, class, and gender lines in America. Reflecting on your values and focusing now on class, specifically, does it bother you that there is such a large gap between America's elite and the middle class? Is income inquality a pressing social problem? Is wealth inequality a pressing social problem? Why or why not? You may make use of arguments presented by the readings in this section to help you make your points.