What do we do now that the fight for a living wage is achieving results?

We keep on fighting. We need to learn from our successes and failures and use that knowledge to push forward. Read More: What do we do now that the fight for a living wage is achieving results?

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Super Cheap Fast Food Would Still Be Super Cheap If Workers Made $15 An Hour

Fast food companies can afford a living wage without blinking. And even if they pass it on to you, you'll barely notice at the register. Read More: Super Cheap Fast Food Would Still Be Super Cheap If Workers Made $15 An Hour

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How Vice’s Feminist Channel ‘Broadly’ Plans to Get Women Right

Broadly, Vice's new women's interest channel, launches today.This site is for women, about women and by women. The site will concentrate on the issues, ideas and dreams that are important to womwn in today's world.  READ MORE: How Vice's Feminist Channel 'Broadly' Plans to Get Women Right | WIRED PHOTO: from VICE

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Oligarchy Of Super PAC Megadonors Have Conquered American Politics

WASHINGTON -- A new oligarchic era of American politics came into full view on Friday, as super PACs disclosed fundraising details showing billionaires bankrolling the 2016 presidential race to an unprecedented Source: Oligarchy Of Super PAC Megadonors Have Conquered American Politics

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Who Will Care for America’s Seniors?

Most elderly patients would rather stay in their own home instead of transitioning into an assisted living facility. This is not always possible. One of the problems that the elderly and their families face is the lack of certified nursing assistants. READ MORE: Who Will Care for America's Seniors?

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Elizabeth Warren Urges Obama To Join The Fight For $15

WASHINGTON -- The Fight for $15 labor movement has found some high-profile allies in the U.S. Senate, and now they're asking President Barack Obama to get onboard. READ MORE: Elizabeth Warren Urges Obama To Join The Fight For $15

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Elder Financial Safety Center in Dallas is getting it right. Can the rest of the nation?

The Elder Financial Safety Center, based in Dallas, Texas is making great strides in the battle against elder abuse. Their program to combat elder abuse is based on the premise of bringing the different agencies that help elders and receive reports of abuse, together. By creating a central database, agencies can better provide services and programs that can meet the needs of the elderly. “Older adults whose financial security is compromised are more likely to succumb to safety challenges, such as home safety, housing neglect and scams.”- Amy Croft, Assistant ...

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Ikea’s Minimum Wage Hike Was So Successful, It’s Raising Wages Again

WASHINGTON -- A year after it first announced a major minimum wage hike in its U.S. stores, Ikea said Wednesday that it plans to implement another nationwide raise to its wage floor next year. READ MORE: Ikea's Minimum Wage Hike Was So Successful, It's Raising Wages Again

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This Is What Happens When You Elect Climate Change Deniers

As we look toward the next election cycle we MUST elect individuals in every level of government that support our understanding of climate change and its impact on our earth. Cutting budgets for NASA because of their concern over the effects of climate change is disastrous. READ THIS: This Is What Happens When You Elect Climate Change Deniers

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