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Support the Paycheck Fairness Act

From Social Security Works (http://www.socialsecurityworks.org/): Women remain at a disadvantage when it comes to receiving equal pay for equal work. This was absurd in the 1960’s, and is beyond absurd in 2014. This inequity puts women behind on earnings for … Continue reading

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The Minimum Wage is so Low, it’s Immoral—Here’s Why

By Richard (RJ) Eskow, Op-Ed (posted at http://www.nationofchange.org/minimum-wage-so-low-it-s-immoral-here-s-why-1343053133) Economic issues make some people’s eyes glaze over, so we’ll put this plainly: Today’s minimum wage is epic in its injustice and Dickensian in its cruelty. It’s a shame that Dickens himself … Continue reading

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