Tagged: minimum wage
A new UNICEF report shows the U.S. lagging behind countries like Turkey and Slovakia on efforts to reduce childhood inequality, even as it ranks No. 1 in wealth.
Democracy Spring demonstrated an opportunity for cross-issue collaboration: fighting big money in politics.
Statement from IPS Director John Cavanagh
The financial industry’s 2015 bonuses were double the combined earnings of all Americans who work full-time at the federal minimum wage.
Wall Street bonuses totaled $25 billion in 2015 —double the combined annual earnings of all American full-time minimum wage workers.
Women of color in the restaurant industry find themselves dependent on tips to make up for low wages, which is often not enough to survive on
Last week, the Supreme Court paved the way for implementation of a new rule guaranteeing the rights of homecare workers.
The growing class divide on airplanes feels a lot like America’s.
Greedy CEOs are pitting elderly Americans against the workers who care for them.
A new report reveals just how much the restaurant industry’s current low-wage model costs ordinary taxpayers.