minimum wage

Minimum Wage is Too Low to Cover Rent for Most Americans

A recent report demonstrates that the majority of Americans do not earn enough money to afford decent housing.

1 year ago

Walmart Will Soon Use Facial Recognition Robots To Improve Customer Service

Technology is dramatically changing the retail world, from online shopping to in-store robots and technology that can determine if shoppers…

2 years ago

As goes Starbucks, so does Chipotle: change may finally be here for many of America’s low-wage workers.

Increasingly, large corporations like Walmart and McDonald’s are buckling under pressure to better support their employees. The long overdue yet…

4 years ago

Snow Days were Hell Weeks for America’s Working Poor

Among the many alarming effects of climate change, one receives far less attention than it deserves: its economic effect on the working…

4 years ago