living wage Archives

Progressives Striking Huge Blows Against Trump — So Why Is The Democratic Party Abandoning Them?

July 9, 2018

The Democratic establishment is making the same huge mistake... again.

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‘Wage Theft’ – How Companies Are Cheating Workers out of Billions of Dollars Every Year

May 22, 2018

Cheating workers out of wages is easier than ever Elizabeth C. Tippett, University of Oregon Jara Neal Willis, a nurse at a hospital in Texas, usually clocked in a few minutes before the start of her shift and stayed late…

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In Determined DNC Speech, Hillary Makes History And History Makes Hillary

July 28, 2016

Hillary Lays Out Her Vision While Embracing American History Hillary Clinton accepted the Democratic party’s nomination for president Thursday night in Philadelphia. Clinton became the first woman to cross that barrier on a major party’s ticket in American history. She noted…

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Servers Are Paying The Price After IRS Ends Automatic Tipping

March 17, 2016

Americans love to go out to eat. 58% of us dine in a restaurant at least once a week. And why not? It’s convenient. It’s entertaining. And it’s a fine change from whatever swill we usually serve ourselves in the comfort…

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Yelp Fires Employee After Posting Open Letter To CEO About Wages, Cost of Living

February 22, 2016

Friday Yelp employee Talia Jane posted “An Open Letter to My CEO” on her page at the online community Medium. Within two hours of the post going live, Yelp had begun the process of firing Jane. Here’s a timeline of how…

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Bernie Sanders DESTROYS Donald Trump, And Everything He Stands For, In Just 2 Minutes (VIDEO)

February 3, 2016

Watch Bernie Sanders eviscerate Donald Trump at CNN Town Hall, in just over two minutes. Still think Bernie Sanders can’t beat a Republican in the general election? Wait until you see what he dishes out against their front runner, Donald…

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Ground-breaking, 150-Year-Old ‘The Nation’ Endorses Bernie Sanders

January 14, 2016

For 150 years, America’s oldest weekly magazine, The Nation, has been pushing, pulling, and cajoling the country into the future. On Thursday, the publication endorsed Bernie Sanders for president. the nation has an illustrious history in promoting progressive causes. Founded by abolitionists, The…

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As Working Families Cry Out For A Living Wage, McDonald’s Pays Shareholders $30 Billion (VIDEO)

November 11, 2015

How can McDonald’s afford $30 billion for shareholders but no living wage for their workers? While desperate working families across America cry out for a $15 living wage, McDonald’s CEO Steve Easterbrook hands out $30 billion in dividends over three years to his shareholders. What’s wrong with…

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Wisconsin’s Drug Testing Program Expected To Be A Fruitless Tax Dollar Suckhole

November 10, 2015

Republicans Launch another witch hunt, this time by drug testing welfare recipients in Wisconsin In another stellar example of the GOP’s willingness to expend tax revenue on their clumsy persecutions against the poor, Wisconsin yesterday became the latest state to mandate…

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