Marjorie Wood

11/13/2014 - 3:46pm

    At a popular sit-down restaurant in Independence, Missouri, Allison waits tables for $3.60 an hour — the going rate for servers at her restaurant.

    Advocates of raising the federal hourly tipped minimum wage of $2.13 up to the standard...

10/02/2014 - 4:15pm

    When the Census released the latest data on inequality, most mainstream media outlets shrugged it off.

    That’s quite a contrast from earlier this year when inequality was all the rage....

06/12/2014 - 3:13am

    Fast-food workers in hundreds of cities across the country and the world went on strike in mid-May to demand higher pay and better working conditions.

    These workers targeted the richest and most powerful fast-food corporations such as McDonald’s and Burger King...

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