Wages

What Racial Diversity Looks Like at Starbucks

The coffee and cream of a corporate beverage chain.

One Tweet Explains the Racial Wealth Gap

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Civil Rights Leaders React to Meeting With Obama Today

Civil rights leaders pick Obama’s brain on wages and criminal justice reform

Fast Food Worker Naquasia LeGrand Wows on Colbert

The 22-year-old fast-food worker and organizer makes it plain: I just want a living wage.

Majority of Front-Line Fast-Food Workers Need Public Assistance

A new study shows 52 percent of front-line fast-food employees need public assistance to make ends meet.

More than 100 House Democrats Introduce Bill to Increase the Minimum Wage

This would be the first increase in the minimum wage since 2009 and the first increase in the minimum wage for tipped-workers in 21 years.