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The Tale of the Signs

One of my tasks is to point out how important narratives are to supporting our views and votes.

This is why, for example, the majority of the time the local Right will rightfully connect Occupy Eureka to the Fair Wage Folks.   282 more words

Eureka Politics

Retail Wages Set By Employers Proves Minimum Wage Hike Unnecessary

Came across this article in my reading and found it interesting and informative. Look forward to your comments on it below.

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Jobs

The Truth About the Minimum Wage

From the Foundation for Economic Education: People don’t like to think that anyone’s labor is worth less than the minimum wage. Someone might end up flipping burgers for $5.00 an hour. 710 more words

Barack Obama

Healthy Happiness Needs Your Vote

For several years now, Denmark has been at the top of the World Happiness Index. Since US rates number 12 on the list, behind Scandinavia, Canada and Australia, I wondered how much happiness effects general health and found an interesting study by R. 399 more words

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"Bad Politics And Worse Policy": GOP’s Minimum Wage Disaster; How Chris Christie And Scott Walker Are Stepping In It

Buoyed by surveys showing that voters overwhelmingly support raising the federal minimum wage, Democrats have held Republicans’ feet to the fire this year, pressing GOP candidates and officeholders to take clear stands on the issue. 488 more words

Conservatives

New Health Minister must move immediately to ensure all HSC workers receive Living Wage

October 22: Unite lead officer in Northern Ireland for the health sector, Kevin McAdam called on new Health Minister, Jim Wells, to move quickly to pull Health and Social Care workers out of the poverty trap. 141 more words

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