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Wage Fairness and Consumer Purchasing Power

People want wage fairness.

This study shows that people seek to buy a product made by a company that has a smaller ratio of CEO wage to average wage; they will even choose that companies product over a less expensive one made by a company with a high wage ratio and they are confident in the quality of the product the low wage ratio company makes. 57 more words

Caribbean

Reaganomics

(Not sure who Michael was here, and I believe Forbes is Steve Forbes, but this is a nice summation from a few years ago of my views on Reaganomics….) 899 more words

Think Pieces

Deadly Meaning

From Herbert’s Dune Trilogy, among the most disturbing images is that of a Fremen Mujaheddin crashing his flitter into an Imperial troop transport. The observer recognizes it as the completely rational act of a warrior in the service of a greater purpose. 571 more words

Society

Top CEOs make more than 300 times the average worker

In between 1978 and 2014, inflation-adjusted CEO pay increased by almost 1,000%, according to a report released on Sunday by the Economic Policy Institute. Meanwhile, typical workers in the U.S. 748 more words

Finance

This Is The Hourly Wage You Need To Afford A 2-Bedroom Apartment Around The U.S.

THE HUFFINGTON POST

The National Low Income Housing Coalition released its annual housing report “Out of Reach” earlier this month. The organization calculated the hourly wage a resident would need to earn to afford a moderate, two-bedroom apartment — and the outlook is grim. 291 more words

U.S. Politics

Low Income, Homelessness and Motivation in America

I made a mistake recently. I reposted a meme on Facebook that was highly inaccurate. The meme showed a picture of a line cook in a diner and read something along the lines of “Millions of hard-working Americans living on minimum wage can’t afford to put a roof over their head so they reside in homeless shelters. 585 more words

Income Gap

Income Disparity

Barry discusses the topic of income disparity, encouraging us to think deeply about how we feel about money.

https://forchristandculturebroadcasts.files.wordpress.com/2015/05/fcac-2015_05_27.mp3

To download audio right-click the following link: Income Disparity

Christian Life