$17 an hour, full time is $35360 a year. That is not and absurd request to be able to afford the most basic necessities. Stop acting like we don’t need to raise the minimum wage.
“It’s about showing we have a vision of a better future in a time when there’s an overwhelming sense of despondency,” said a Harris County judicial candidate and DSA member.
We have been at war in Afghanistan for almost 17 years, costing trillions of dollars and an untold number of lives.
Always remember – we “cant afford” universal healthcare, tuition free education, or world class infrastructure. It would take money away from the wars that we don’t win….
America has spent more than $1.7 trillion on war, with the cost climbing daily https://goo.gl/zKiOXK, infrastructure repair will cost an estimated $4.6 trillion https://goo.gl/XcTmfq. Why do we continue to spend money on war while American infrastructure falls apart?