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“A worker cooperative is a company that is owned by the employees. Thus, employees receive salaries for their labor and a dividend at the end of the year from the company’s profits. As employees, we all see how much our employers charge their customers. I used to bill $475 per hour to my employer’s client, but I was only getting paid $35 an hour. Seeing this makes everyone question why they’re making so little.”
Apple has 98,000 employees and earned $39.5 billion after tax over the past year. If Apple was a worker cooperative, then each employee would’ve received a $403,000 dividend on top of their salaries. Even the lowest paid worker would’ve earned at least $403,000 in Apple as worker cooperative. Th…
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The number of Americans who prefer government run healthcare vs privately run is almost equal, showing a huge swing in public support. Universal healthcare would cost less, be more efficient, and cover EVERY single American. Share if you want universal non profit healthcare in America!