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I will pay your minimum wage, Alao-Akala tells workers

Former governor of Oyo State and Labour Party (LP) governorship candidate, Adebayo Alao-Akala, has assured workers in the state that his government will pay minimum wage if re-elected. 246 more words

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Is Raising the Minimum Wage Worth the Effort?

This April, Seattle will begin phasing in a $15/hour minimum wage. The measure requires “Schedule 1 employers” (firms with more than 500 employees) to begin paying a minimum hourly wage of $15 by 2017, and “Schedule 2 employers” (firms with fewer than 500 employees) to begin paying a minimum hourly wage of $15 by 2021. 1,558 more words

Left-wing Politics

Solidarity Speak Out to Support South Boston Workers

This is tomorrow yall! I have work and cant go, but please share and support. Fast food workers are raising up and fighting back against poverty wages and racism in the workplace. 16 more words

On the road pt 2...

Last time I started telling the story of how I’m pursuing my ‘dream job’. After I got back from the UK and decided to take a few weeks off, trying to get used to being back ‘home’ it was time to finally start looking for THE job… It was such a different system from the one I was used to in the UK. 910 more words

Career

Minimum wage in Nova Scotia will rise to $10.60 per hour on April 1

HALIFAX – The minimum wage in Nova Scotia will go up by 20 cents an hour, starting April 1.

Increasing the minimum wage to $10.60 an hour was recommended by a committee that reviews the rate. 38 more words

News

Fast Food News - January 28th

This post is part of an ongoing of series on the fast food organizing movement. You can read all our Fast Food News here. 392 more words

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Working, then Walking to Brooklyn in a Blizzard

A man walked to Brooklyn from mid-town Manhattan during the blizzard.  He missed the last subway running at 11 p.m. because he was doing his job, shoveling snow. 278 more words

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