This pisses me off, "How Many Seconds Does It Take A CEO To Earn An Hour's Worth Of Minimum Wage?"

Minimum wage was established by the Fair Labor Standards Act. This wage is to be paid to covered employees, as well as wage rates that must be paid for working overtime. It is the least amount of money that an employee can be paid by their employer.

Human Trafficking Awareness Day: What is a Child’s Life Worth? | Courtesy of Compassion International: http://blog.compassion.com/human-trafficking-awareness-day-what-is-a-childs-life-worth/#ixzz2HivHKN6j

Human Trafficking Awareness Day: What is a Child's Life Worth

Laws That Should Totally Be Real Those who defend the minimum wage as necessary for those working their way up have rarely been there, and certainly have not been there as adults.

15 dollar minimum wage Gee, Lets compare the wages of those who put their lives on the line every day. When maybe the CEOs of those minimum wage workers should "redistribute" some of their wages to their Employees

The House GOP tax plan would cut taxes sharply for the wealthy and shift more of the burden to the middle class.

Tax plan: Some would pay more

The House GOP tax plan would INCREASE taxes for the middle class. Pin this chart if you're tired of GOP tax plans that mainly benefit the wealthy.

occupations of taxpayers in the top 1 percent of income

Where the Top 1% Work

High school diploma vs college degree essay Frederick D. High School Diploma/Equivalency or No diploma at all “To be or not to be?

Child care costs have risen in recent years while the federal minimum wage has not. It's time to #raisethewage.

LOOK: Priced Out Of Child Care

Child Care Unaffordable For Low-Income Families (INFOGRAPHIC). If you work full time at minimum wage, would you be able to afford child care in your state?

How women are represented in global politics. This needs to change!

In numbers: Women in politics globally

In Numbers: Women in Politics Globally. These statistics are very interesting to look at, especially with the large differences between certain countries.

<b>Just because it can be hard to see doesn't mean it's not there.</b>

15 Facts That Will Change The Way You Think Of Poverty In America

15 Facts That Will Change The Way You Think Of Poverty In America. MILLION high school kids are homeless factoid hit me the hardest. America the great.we need to return to common sense policies and raise the minimum wage to start!

Wow. "We've had it backwards for the last 30 years - rich people like me don't create jobs. Jobs are a consequence of an eco-systemic feedback loop between customers and businesses. And when the middle class thrives, businesses grow, and hire, and owners profit. In a capitalist economy, the true job creators are middle class consumers." That's you, my friends, and this is the idea that we've been telling you for a couple years now.

BREAKING: You Know That TED Talk You Weren't Supposed To See? Here It Is.

TED looked foolish in initially refusing to show this excellent, explosive six-minute video.

"Dear Cosmo, Kindly take your idea of "plus size" and shove them up your ass sideways."

Really Cosmo? I actually don't know if I should laugh at the comment or if I should cry knowing this magazine considers this model a "plus size" wtf? This is what I think every time I see what the fashion industry considers "plus sized".

Who Receives 'Food Stamps'? infographic by the the California Food & Justice Coalition

Who Receives 'Food Stamps'? And Why It Is Critical To Continue Their Support

Slightly outdated but still valid. Who Receives 'Food Stamps'? infographic by the the California Food & Justice Coalition

Raise The Minimum Wage so that those working 40+ hours a week don't have to live in poverty...

Min wage is just that . Increasing min wage will just increase the overall cost of living.

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