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The Fight for $15 Is a Fight for Unemployment

By Brett Linley Across the country, workers are rising up to demand a US$15-per-hour minimum wage. Economic struggles have left many Americans, particularly low-paid workers, wondering how they’ll afford the most basic necessities. In…

Trade Unions Set Their Minimum-Wage Trap

EspañolWhenever I read news related to the minimum wage, or any wages defined by political power instead of the market, I wonder: what drives authorities, trade unionists, and the usual do-gooders to be so unambitious? People need food,…