What Everyone Should Know About the Fight for a Higher Minimum Wage

“How did we get to a point in America where you could work a full-time job, forty hours a week, five days a week, 52 weeks a year and still be in poverty?”

It’s absurd that we have to ask this question – and it’s worth looking into the answers. So here’s a video from ATTN: that breaks down the history and current state of the minimum wage in the US in two-and-a-half minutes.

How did we get to this point of failing to support workers, and why should we all be doing something about it? Find out here.

With Love,
The Editors at Everyday Feminism

 

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