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First Job? Employer wont offer more than minimum?

This I think is a common problem at least around my community. Not that the Employer wont pay a “living wage” but that the young person with no work experience. 176 more words

On Young and Precariat Workers

Above photo taken by Mary Finch

Below is an editted version of my contribution to the discussion on British Perspectives at the Socialist Party’s March 2017 National Congress: 815 more words

Socialist Party

The Incredible Shrinking Incomes of Young Americans

It’s repetitive for some to hear, but important for everybody to know: You can’t explain Millennial economic behavior without explaining that real wages for young Americans have collapsed. 81 more words

The Atlantic

Editorial: Bill is wrong answer for minimum wage impact on teens

Less than a year ago, Oregon’s Democratic leadership forced a big hike in the state’s minimum wage through the Legislature. Now lawmakers want taxpayers to pick up the tab to address one of its known disadvantages — a disproportionate impact on teen employment. 26 more words

Oregon Legislature

Federal Reserve Board report highlights findings of 2015 Survey of Young Workers

December 19, 2016

Washington – Young workers in the United States experience higher rates of unemployment than the population as whole but are nonetheless generally optimistic about their job prospects, according to the Federal Reserve Board’s new report, … 195 more words


Unison Gig Mixes Entertainment and Politics

Around fifty people turned up to enjoy a Unison-sponsored gig for young and potential members at the Fenton pub in Leeds on Friday 25th November, an event which was more than just about music and comedy. 155 more words

Iain Dalton

Public meeting: Young Workers and Trade Unions

Hannah David PCS
Jo Galazka Unite

7.30pm on Wednesday 30th November 2016

Tony Benn House, Victoria Street, Bristol, BS1 6AY

All welcome.

A leaflet about our meeting is here… 129 more words