Kasich signs bill banning Ohio cities from raising the minimum wage
So much for Republicans supporting locally controlled government.
Women are the majority of minimum wage workers in every state except 5
The minimum wage affects all Americans, but its disproportionate effects on single mothers and all women can’t be forgotten this Labor Day.
Starbucks Is Raising Employees’ Wages, Following Other Companies’ Footsteps
It sucks that companies have to do what the government won’t.
McDonald’s CEO Stomped On The Biggest Myth About Having A Higher Minimum Wage
According to McDonald’s CEO, raising wages for fast food workers isn’t going to lead to the robot apocalypse.
Deal Is Reached To Raise California’s Minimum Wage To $15 An Hour
A deal was confirmed Saturday afternoon in Sacramento, California, to raise the state’s minimum wage from $10 to $15. A formal announcement of the deal should take place this coming…
Bernie Sanders’ Agenda Is Not Only Realistic, It Is Absolutely Necessary
Are you saying this because you really believe it, or because it’s been repeated so often that it sounds like the truth?
Walmart Is Closing 269 Stores–Could Wage Inequality Be To Blame?
WalMart screwed themselves by not paying their employees enough to shop there.
Obama Will Tell African Leaders: “I’m Not A Fan Of Discrimination”
President Obama will support gay rights on his upcoming tour of Africa, Venice is banning books that talk about non-traditional families, it’s possible to segregate the internet, and the Fight…
James Franco Hopes To Save McDonald’s, Even If It Means Workers Get Paid Less
James Franco wrote an op-ed in the Washington Post today. With all the things going on the world right now, the manic pixie dream bro chose to focus on the…
McDonald’s CEO Promises Customers Better Service From Underpaid Employees
Steve Easterbrook wants to make McDonald’s a more “modern, progressive” burger company, without actually changing their labor practices.
Fight For $15 Protests Are Taking Place In 230 Cities Nationwide Today
Fight for $15 protests are expanding today, with demonstrations taking place in 230 cities across the United States in support of raising the minimum wage.
Elizabeth Warren: The Government Shouldn’t Profit Off Of Kids Trying To Get An Education
You know who is the greatest ever? Elizabeth Warren. I sometimes feel like I just want a tape of Elizabeth Warren talking and making all the sense, so that I…