“Common Sense” – aka knowledge held by the common man fails in this argument. The LA City Council studied 3 peer reviewed studies before increasing minimum wage. I don’t know what they read – but here is some of what I found. Neoclassical economic theories present a clear prediction: as the price of labor […]Read More The truth about Minimum Wage
I have a secret fear that I am @peopleofwalmart material. This is only 1 reason I don’t shop there, but I had a whim. I wanted to make my cousin an apron for the holiday weekend and it was late so I knew Walmart was my only choice. Also:Walmart in Panorama City is 7 miles […]Read More My @Walmart experience was bad.
#fb @sonyakeith @ascenciaRead More Wicked Witch of the Welfare Office
#fb“a sieve with holes just big enough for the majority of Negroes to fall through.”-NAACPRead More The History of Social Security is Making Me Mad
Are NOT unemployed, so says the Government. Under-Employed folk don’t get counted or credit for any ongoing job search. So the next time you see statistics that claim we are climbing out of this hole – remember that the statistics leave a lot of people out.Read More Part time workers
Official Fact Sheet on program to employ low income folks at $10 an hourRead More Transitional Employment via DPSS
Be willing to take the job, low pay and all. Take the gross job that you hate if it is the only one offered to you. Let the long hours focus your ideas of every other type of work you would rather be doing. Then, find a resource to guide you into that type of […]Read More pride vs paycheck