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When the entirety of your earnings are exhausted on food and shelter, your labors are no longer viewed as an opportunity for economic advancement, but rather as an act of self-preservation. In the real world, that's called slavery.

How do you like them apples?

I'm not saying my generation is without flaws, but it's kind of unfair to paint us all with the same brush when we're at a disadvantage compared to the previous generation

Put the politicians on minimum wage.  That will be a real change as we know it, but it will scare the crap out of them..  FROM THE VERY "ALMIGHTY" TOP  TO THE BOTTOM.. SO THEY KNOW HOW WE FEEL...

Minimum wage jobs were never meant to support a family. They were entry level jobs or part time jobs. Put the politicians on minimum wage and watch how fast things change.

I'd love to get paid that much! I get only a little less than that right now, because I have managed to find a company that believes in taking care of it's employees, but even when I was getting $14/he I could barely feed myself...and I have a VERY tight budget.

I'd love to get paid that much! I get only a little less than that right now, because I have managed to find a company that believes in taking care of it's employees, but even when I was getting $14/he I could barely feed myself...and I have a VERY tight budget.

When you see a homeless person with a sign, many people will assume they're asking for money but most of them just want an opportunity to live in a home and to have a minimum wage paying job. They want change.

Guys with Signs are Cool

The homeless. Loose change alone wont break the cycle of homelessness and poverty.

When you blame a poor person for not getting a better job, you accept that while their job is necessary, whoever does it should be poor.

When you blame a poor person for not getting a better job, you accept that while their job is necessary, whoever does it should be poor.

Wage Gap | Intersectional Feminism | America, your employee rights are seriously lacking. Legal to pay disabled people less? We have laws against that kind of shit in the UK.

There is no 'Wage Gap'. Men, on average, make more money than their female counterparts. <<That's literally the definition of wage gap, you absolute walnut.~~~wtf what did you think a wage gap was?

from-student-to-teacher - Why isn't the rest of the world like Finland?!

Finland has achieved the lowest child poverty in the world through a mix of family-friendly policies that balance work and life

Indeed. For a discussion on why we need this, and how much the wage inequality issue damages the very principles of democracy, please also view, for instance, Wealth Inequality in America: Infographics on the distribution of wealth in America: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QPKKQnijnsM www.pinterest.com/pin/533958099546351520/

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Well due to people having great ideas they are allowed to show those ideas to the world and make money. If there was a maximum wage then I would have to share my wealth with those people who do not want to work for their money.

why I hate student loans by brian yu Dear Conservatives, eff you and your corporate buddies.

This is a problem a lot of students have why cant we just have the same schooling system like the one in sweden, poland, belgium,. i meen it's so awfull

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