Skip to main content

The $7.25 Minimum Wage Is Too Low for 21st Century America

Salvatore Babones @ Truthout - On July 24, 2009, America's minimum wage went up from $6.55 an hour to $7.25 an hour. It hasn't changed since.

On July 24, 2012, the National Employment Law Project (NELP) will be coordinating a National Day of Action to Raise the Minimum Wage, with events planned in more than 30 cities.  Read more.

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

WTF White Women?

2016 was bad. 2018 was worse. While fifty-two percent of white women voted for Donald Trump and Mike Pence in 2016, in 2018, seventy-six percent of white women voted for Brian Kemp.  Read more.

White women rained all over that new day dawning. Did they vote on the issues? Statistically, there aren’t enough anti-choice, anti-healthcare, anti-minimum wage, gun-mad voters out there to blame just conservative women.

So white women are either stupid or spoiled. I say spoiled.  Read more.