A Hillbilly Writes a Book
J.D. Vance and I have a lot in common, even though his tribe comes from Kentucky and mine from Pennsylvania and Michigan. 650 more words
Since the government announced this year’s rise in the minimum wage, a few weeks ago, an idea has been brewing. This morning (1 April 2017) I put pen to paper, well fingers to keyboard, and sent this as a letter to the editor’s column in Christchurch’s newspaper… 518 more words
There’s been much debate in recent years over raising the federal minimum wage to fifteen dollars an hour to benefit the working poor and to combat poverty. 716 more words
For 125 years, the Welcome Hall Mission has been helping the Montreal community.
The mission began as a soup kitchen for homeless men in 1892. 195 more words