Tag Archives: living wage

If paying a living wage is impossible, capitalism doesn’t work

Fight For $15 Testimony – Marine Corps Veteran Derrell Odom Published on Nov 11, 2015 US Marine Corps veteran Derrell Odom testifies at Atlanta, GA wage board for $15 an hour and union rights. ——————————————————- It really is just that … Continue reading

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Hey, International Franchise Association! Corporate charters aren’t birth certificates, or permission slips to oppress for success.

For Immediate Release DATE:    May 22, 2015 CONTACT: Edward Erikson, (202) 420-9947 New Minimum Wage Law under Fire in Seattle, Legal Advocacy Groups Say Workers’ Rights Are at Stake Free Speech For People, Courage Campaign, Equal Justice Society, and Demos … Continue reading

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Walmart’s bogus NGO seeks to provide pittances to other bogus NGO’s.

Walmart Foundation Accepting Applications for Community Grant Program | RFPs | PND The Walmart Foundation is accepting applications through its Community Grant Program. Through the program, grants of up to $2,500 will be awarded to local nonprofit organizations within the … Continue reading

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Maria Fernandes won’t celebrate Labor Day. Ever. #WorkedToDeath

Woman working 4 jobs to make ends meet dies while napping in car between shifts — RT USA A New Jersey woman who worked four jobs, who sometimes “wouldn’t sleep for five days,” according to a co-worker, died Monday while … Continue reading

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