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Thu October 21, 2021
(NJ.com)
 
 
 
In a ringing endorsement, NJ's largest paper says voters might as well reelect the mediocre governor because the other guy would be much worse for the state
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Wed October 20, 2021
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Man keeps hearing about restaurants biatching about how they can't find workers, calls their bluff. Fills out 60 job applications in one month to everyone that complained, got exactly one interview
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Sun October 17, 2021
(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
This article is proof positive why no one wants to wait tables anymore
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Sat October 16, 2021
(NPR)
 
 
 
The "Fark you I got mine" wage system is a no go with striking employees across the country, stunning executives who are willing to destroy the future of the world for a quarterly profit today
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Fri October 15, 2021
(MSN)
 
 
 
So what's behind the Great Resignation?
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Thu October 14, 2021
(Abc.net.au)
 
 
 
Lift the minimum wage and employment still rises? How to anger the establishment and win a Nobel Prize
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(Abc.net.au)
 
 
 
Lift the minimum wage and employment still rises? How to anger the establishment and win a Nobel Prize
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Tue October 12, 2021
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
UK job vacancies reach 20-year high. "Vacancies?" That's a 'British English' thing, like "torch" is a flashlight and "biscuits" are cookies, right? Sure. Gotta be
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Mon October 11, 2021
(CNN)
 
 
 
Nobel Prize in economics rewards research that showed increasing minimum wage didn't cut jobs
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Nobel Prize in economics rewards research that showed increasing minimum wage didn't cut jobs
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Fri October 08, 2021
(ESPN)
 
 
 
FC Barcelona had hoped to bring back Lionel Messi on a reduced salary. As in, zero salary
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Thu October 07, 2021
(CNBC)
 
 
 
Jobless claims unexpectedly fall as more people realize that crappy minimum wage will at least buy a little more gas
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Wed October 06, 2021
(Slate)
 
 
 
"When my in-laws died, they left us $12,000 and gave my kids $30,000 apiece for college. Both kids got scholarships; we want to get work done on our home. Would it be wrong to dig into the unused college fund?"
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(Fox 31 Denver)
 
 
 
Amazon worker thinks that just because she was to be at work at a certain time and will be fired if she doesn't, she should be paid for her time at work. Peasants these days
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Tue October 05, 2021
(My Northwest)
 
 
 
Eating a cheap bag of Dick's: Seattle burger chain shares how they pay workers a starting wage of $19/hour, with full benefits, on a menu completely under $5
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Splashy PR headline: Target will pay employees an extra $2 an hour for peak days of holiday season. Grim reality - their employees aren't getting nearly as much seasonal help
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Sun October 03, 2021
(The Hollywood Reporter)
 
 
 
The IATSE strike is finally impacting movie studios
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Fri October 01, 2021
(Komo)
 
 
 
Minimum wage getting tied to inflation means $14.49 an hour for Washington State in 2022. That noise you hear is the buttclench from people who would pay people in product if they could get away with it
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Tue September 28, 2021
(Slate)
 
 
 
Mississippi: Our abortion ban will empower women. Also, war is peace, freedom is slavery, and ignorance is strength
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(Slate)
 
 
 
Mississippi: Our abortion ban will empower women. Also, war is peace, freedom is slavery, and ignorance is strength
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
NYC restaurant raises employee pay to $25/hr. Guess what happened next?
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Sat September 25, 2021
(The News & Observer (NC))
 
 
 
Even workers in the deep South are starting to demand living wages and no suicide squads
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(The News & Observer (NC))
 
 
 
Even workers in the deep South are starting to demand living wages and no suicide squads
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Wed September 22, 2021
(Vox)
 
 
 
What happens when quitting feels like the only option?
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Mon September 20, 2021
(CBS News)
 
 
 
Undocumented immigrants the next to be disappointed by President Parliamentarian
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(SFGate)
 
 
 
It's the happiest place on earth unless you want to eat and pay the rent
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(SFGate)
 
 
 
It's the happiest place on earth unless you want to eat and pay the rent
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(Sports Illustrated)
 
 
 
Minor league players have a major beef with Major League Baseball
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Sat September 18, 2021
(Cracked)
 
 
 
Red Button - Update our economic theories for the modern world.... or Blue Button - Use 1940s thinking to oppress the poor. What to do? What to do?
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(Cracked)
 
 
 
Red Button - Update our economic theories for the modern world.... or Blue Button - Use 1940s thinking to oppress the poor. What to do? What to do?
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Fri September 17, 2021
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
"The filibuster is not going to be here in five years either because Democrats will have expanded their majority with candidates like these or because Republicans take over and end the filibuster themselves"
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(Axios)
 
 
 
The American economy survived Covid
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Thu September 16, 2021
(MSN)
 
 
 
Elder hints that he's open to more abuse
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Tue September 14, 2021
(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
Amazon to hire 125K workers with a starting pay at $18/hr. Constant surveillance and personalized employee urine bottles included
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(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
Amazon to hire 125K workers with a starting pay at $18/hr. Constant surveillance and personalized employee urine bottles included
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(Food and Wine)
 
 
 
Tip your server(s) well you cheap bastards
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(Food and Wine)
 
 
 
Tip your server(s) well you cheap bastards
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Mon September 13, 2021
(CBS News)
 
 
 
Productivity is the measure of how much value a worker creates for their employer with each hour worked. If the minimum wage had kept pace with the growth of worker productivity over the last 50 years, it should be $25/hour right now
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(CBS News)
 
 
 
Productivity is the measure of how much value a worker creates for their employer with each hour worked. If the minimum wage had kept pace with the growth of worker productivity over the last 50 years, it should be $25/hour right now
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Sat September 04, 2021
(AL.com)
 
 
 
Walmart to give more than 565,000 employees raises of one dollar that they spend at Dollar Stores
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Fri September 03, 2021
(NPR)
 
 
 
And people wonder why Newman is so bitter
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(NPR)
 
 
 
And people wonder why Newman is so bitter
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Sun August 29, 2021
(Vox)
 
 
 
Does your job offer bad pay and crappy benefits? Blame the battle against labor unions
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Sat August 28, 2021
(CNN)
 
 
 
Voting rights marches taking place across the South today in what is sadly a repeat from 1965
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Thu August 19, 2021
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
MetLife raises its US minimum wage to $20/hr, putting its employees in good (ok, better at least) hands
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
MetLife raises its US minimum wage to $20/hr, putting its employees in good (ok, better at least) hands
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Wed August 18, 2021
(CTV News)
 
 
 
What the heck was the Nova Scotia Liberal Party plaform? Kicking puppies? Putting gum everyone's hair? Mandating liverwurst sandwiches for every school lunch? Can some Martime Farker explain the NS election to us, please?
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Tue August 17, 2021
(MIT)
 
 
 
MIT's Living Wage Calculator. See how close you are to dying
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Wed August 11, 2021
(Gothamist)
 
 
 
He'll be back / Soon you'll see
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(Lifehacker)
 
 
 
Want to have an idea about what you should be paid? Rocky mountain higher
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Your selfish acceptance of that recent pay raise is why we're all suffering through inflation right now. Thanks a lot, asshat
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(NPR)
 
 
 
In barely a year, Governor Cuomo went from Infallible Hero to Pariah. So, basically, we're at that point in the movie where the sad musical montage starts, the leaden skies begin to pour rain, and all seems lost. Then --- CUE HEROIC COMEBACK REEL
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Wed August 04, 2021
(ABC7 Los Angeles)
 
 
 
CVS to raise minimum wage for hourly workers to $15. Git, Perforce, AWS CodeCommit unavailable for comment
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(ABC7 Los Angeles)
 
 
 
CVS to raise minimum wage for hourly workers to $15. Git, Perforce, AWS CodeCommit unavailable for comment
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Mon August 02, 2021
(CNBC)
 
 
 
Estonian ride-hailing start-up Bolt valued at $4.75bil after saying it will drive into the rapidly-growing online grocery delivery industry. That's just Usain
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Sat July 31, 2021
(CNN)
 
 
 
Sinema faces major party backlash
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Thu July 29, 2021
(WMNF)
 
 
 
If you pay them, they will come
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(WMNF)
 
 
 
If you pay them, they will come
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Sun July 25, 2021
(The Intercept)
 
 
 
Basic math says minimum wage should be $24 an hour
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(The Intercept)
 
 
 
Basic math says minimum wage should be $24 an hour
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Tue July 20, 2021
(Mother Jones)
 
 
 
66% of AZ Democratic primary voters say they would vote out Kyrsten Sinema in 2024 if it meant getting a candidate who would abolish the filibuster
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
25% of Americans aren't tipping at all because of covid, or at least that's the cheap asshats' latest excuse
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Sun July 18, 2021
(AP News)
 
 
 
No one wants to clean up bear shiat in 95 degree heat for minimum wage anymore
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Fri July 16, 2021
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
You stoners aren't hallucinating, Taco Bell has raised its prices by 10%. So have other fast food chains
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Thu July 15, 2021
(CNBC)
 
 
 
Study: 100% of people working fulltime at minimum wage can't afford rent on a 2-BR apt. anywhere in the US. 93% can't afford a 1-BR apt
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Wed July 14, 2021
(CTV News)
 
 
 
Canada's NDP announces they will do what everyone just kinda figured was implicit because it is the NDP
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Mon July 12, 2021
(Slate)
 
 
 
Slate interviews an editor who works in the world of "conservative book publishing," and he looks and sounds pretty much exactly like you'd expect him to. Oh, and bonus idiocy: He considers himself a "Libertarian"
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(Fast Company)
 
 
 
Hollywood is screwing a new class of IATSE worker: writers' assistants and script coordinators, who work on hit TV shows season after season yet magically never get paid more than minimum wage while hoping for a staff writing job to appear
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Sat July 10, 2021
(NBC News)
 
 
 
Men who support Trump really want to know why women won't date them
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Fri July 09, 2021
(NPR)
 
 
 
Biden announces that he believes corporations shouldn't continue to own their employees even after those employees leave. Get a load of this guy; next he'll be saying that employees are people or something equally crazy
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Wed July 07, 2021
(CBC)
 
 
 
Canada is just a branch plant of the American economy, and the USA treats them like minimum wage call center peons who don't have a swipecard to access the break room
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Tue July 06, 2021
(Al Jazeera)
 
 
 
Lebanon is days away from 'social explosion,' PM warns, which sadly isn't a Social Distortion cover band
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Mon July 05, 2021
(Guardian)
 
 
 
Welcome to our dystopian future where middle management is made up of AI robots and employees are hired and fired via an app
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Welcome to our dystopian future where middle management is made up of AI robots and employees are hired and fired via an app
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Sat July 03, 2021
(Salon)
 
 
 
Liberal activists surprised that Arizona Demopublican Sen. Kyrsten Sinema talks out of both sides of her mouth, is of two minds on every issue
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(CBS Chicago)
 
 
 
The way the restaurant business is going, you better get ready for the 100 dollar cheeseburger
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
You should always tip your server, hair stylist, mechanic, delivery driver, and take-out cashier in cash
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Fri July 02, 2021
(CNN)
 
 
 
Cloaked anti-Semitism roams college campuses. But what if we modified a phase inverter to generate a tachyon pulse, forcing it to de-cloak?
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Wed June 30, 2021
(California News Times)
 
 
 
Not news: Workers quit because pay is too low. News: Firefighters quit because pay is too low. Fark: Firefighters quit because they can make more at Amazon packing boxes
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(Common Dreams)
 
 
 
Missouri is getting the blow they wanted
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