$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.
Everybody should listen to this interview. The cumulative knowledge of Ralph Nader, Thomas Frank, and Bill Curry is beyond remarkable.
In a lively roundtable discussion Ralph talks to top political analysts Thomas Frank and Bill Curry about why, despite the obvious cold-hearted cruelty of the Republican agenda, the Democrats continue to lose.