Post Tagged with: "california"

California Stands Up For Its Non-Binary Residents

November 17, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

California has long housed some of the strongest LGBT+ communities in the world: San Francisco is known as the gay capital of the world; Los Angeles had the first openly gay mayor in America; and the first legally married gay couple were wed in California. The list goes on, andRead More

Should USA Follow California’s $15 Minimum Wage: For

April 8, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

In the United States, over forty million people live in poverty, struggling to support themselves and their families with extremely low wages. In light of this fact, California is set to increase the minimum wage to $15, although the federal minimum wage remains at only $7.25. The initiatives taken byRead More

Should USA Follow California’s $15 Minimum Wage: Against

April 8, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

California’s decision to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour will cause more harm than good. The new law, which is meant to help working-class people, will actually hurt these people the most. In Seattle, where the minimum wage has steadily increased and will soon reach $15, the availabilityRead More