This entire election cycle was about how “shattered” the American dream is for so many. Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump filled our heads with ideas about “poverty” and “inequality” destroying the American middle class. But, how cutthroat is this capitalism that it undermines the average American, while sparing the brown-skinned minorities?
Hindus are also most likely to have a postgraduate degree, with 48% having one, compared with 31% of Jews, 11% of unaffiliated groups and 9% of Christians.
A likely result is that American Hindus tend to have higher incomes. Around 43% of them earn $100,000 or more, compared with just 16% of Christians of all denominations and 21% of unaffiliated groups.