$15 minimum wage

Two Transgender Mistys Win Congressional Primaries

Two Transgender Mistys Win Congressional Primaries

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Two transgender candidates named Misty both won their states primaries. Somehow, while no one was watching, some elections happened around the country. Two candidates named “Misty” won primaries and both those candidates are transgender. Misty K. Snow won the primary election on Tuesday in Utah to run as […]

A Plutocrat Warns Plutocrats: The Pitchforks Are Coming (Video)

A Plutocrat Warns Plutocrats: The Pitchforks Are Coming (Video)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit What does this plutocrat and Bernie Sanders have in common? They both see the disastrous effects of income inequality. Nick Hanauer is a self-admitted plutocrat, a member of the rarified one-tenth of the 1 percent. He is a capitalist who has amassed huge wealth and embodies the entrepreneurial […]

Did The Seattle Minimum Wage Increase Cause Economic Ruin? 3 Facts About That.

Did The Seattle Minimum Wage Increase Cause Economic Ruin? 3 Facts About That.

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Are residents — and businesses — of Seattle doomed? It’s been over a year since the raises in Seattle’s minimum wage began, and they’re headed toward $15/hr in the metro area ($13.00 an hour as of 4/16). Gloom and doom was predicted by some employers, some news media “experts,” and […]

Why Bernie Sanders?

Why Bernie Sanders?

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Why? Because Bernie Sanders believes in the American worker. Amidst pie-in-the-sky charges leveled against presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders, professor of economics Gerald Friedman, who holds a Ph.D. in economics from Harvard, has come out and predicted that under a Sanders presidency, the economy of the country would soar. […]