Everyday, during my commute from my home in Queens to my workplace in the Bronx, I am awed by the numerous apartment buildings being constructed in Long Island City, Harlem and the South Bronx for “high end” renters. 333 more words
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Among reasons to like Bernie Sanders, he supports the ERA and the Paycheck Fairness Act, he advocates for increasing minimum wage, has commited to expanding health and reproductive rights, and believes that childcare, preschool, and parental leave should be available to all Americans, not just a privileged few. 137 more words
HARD QUESTION Update: Do Black folk REALLY want to succeed in America? Choice of college major affects future earnings
Here’s today’s COMMENT FROM AN OLD BLACK FART. All moi can say is one has a Constitutional right to be a MORON. One must ask what are folk thinking and where do they want to go in THIS society and not some mythical Africa which most will never see and which probably does not exist. 1,180 more words
The income gap between top earning Malaysian individuals and everyone else is widening, an economist with a local think tank said, even though income disparity between households has gone down. 546 more words
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