The myth of “American Opportunity” versus the reality of extreme economic imbalance in the USA.
Forget about raising the minimum wage. In Rand Paul’s mind, the real solution to putting more money in the pockets of everyday Americans is to give them ‘lower wages.’
Charles Ellison has had enough of the “dissatisfaction poll”. He wants to see results of an “anger poll”.
A higher minimum wage will mean more money in the pockets of workers which builds a thriving economy.
Congress hasn’t budged on raising the minimum wage, but that doesn’t mean workers aren’t getting pay increases.
Raising the minimum wage, far from being a comprehensive solution, is at best a temporary fix to a much more fundamental problem.
While Republicans have been busy the past 4 years in the US House of Representatives, state governments have been busy drafting legislation that would raise the minimum wage above the Federal minimum of $7.25.
A new analysis points out that a raise in the minimum wage would boost the economy and provide relief for the the working poor.
Professor Warren Blumenfeld believes we aren’t challenging inequity nearly enough. Here’s his call for us to do so.
According to the New York Times, fast food workers are planning a one day strike in 100 cities on Thursday to demand a raise in pay.
Dameyon Bonson argues that, despite the popular stereotype, men do talk about their emotions, fears, and anxieties, but oftentimes, they just aren’t heard.
Let us revel in the diversity of literature rather than wallow in our own prejudices. The “freedom to read” is something should all celebrate.
Are you above such things? If not, suggestions are most definitely welcome.
Writer and survivor Randy Ellison found the strength to heal by finding his faith.
Business owner Doug Wager didn’t expect to learn 3 important lessons of leadership from grieving the loss of his best friend. But that’s exactly what happened.
L. Lamar Wilson raises a powerful memory of sameness and difference– a father-son moment that is both tender and sorrowful.
Upon reaching 50, the phrase ‘midlife crisis’ seems to fit some men’s lives. Joe Rutland offers an alternative viewpoint.
Darius Wlodarski waited in line for 44 hours, hoping a new iPhone 6 might save his broken marriage.
How do we teach our children to love unconditionally when they are surrounded by a culture of violence, discrimination and hate?
Can the name of an ice cream help or hurt an important cause?
Childhood used to be a time of dreaming big. So why have so many teens lost their connection to that thing that really lights them up?
On the 30th anniversary of the International Day of Peace perhaps it’s time we stopped looking to our leaders for peace, when really, peace is up to us.
Cameron Conaway isn’t a car guy, but when he attended Cadillac’s media drive for the 2015 ATS Coupe he felt the pull to become one.
Anne Theriault promises her young son that no matter how he expresses his gender or sexuality, she’ll stand by him.
Connected sex is what I’m after and what drives my fulfilling feelings. I get closeness from sex. I get relaxation and bonding from sex.
If Walt Whitman had lived in a different time, he might’ve written Perry Brass’s celebration of the boy in all of us.