by Jim Ridley
Think it looks cloudy with a chance of meatballs? Try shortfalls. In Jacob Kornbluth's Inequality for All, former labor secretary Robert Reich argues that America's widening income inequality is a looming disaster, and he attacks the issue from vantage points such as wealth consolidation, wage stagnation and globalization.
To kick off its monthlong "Doctober" series of high-profile current documentaries, The Belcourt follows tonight's 7 p.m. screening with a high-powered panel discussion hosted by Nashville Public Radio's Blake Farmer. On hand will be Martha Wettemann, statistical analyst supervisor for the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development; Mario Mercado, representative from the Workers Dignity Project; and Luke Froeb, William C. Oehmig Chair of Free Enterprise and Entrepreneurship at Vanderbilt University's Owen School of Management.