The Paradoxical Meanness of the Minimum Wage

Tyree Johnson Chicago Bloomberg

Over at dotcommonweal, Paul Moses links to this Bloomberg piece on the pay gap between McDonald's CEO and a Counterman, and I urge you to read both the article and Moses' blogpost.The issue of pay disparities between the CEO of any company and it's "front end" employees is one of those fights I leave to others, like Moses; I am never sure if people are seriously suggesting there should be no difference, salary-wise, between them, or if they're just trying to make a point. Morevoer that whole … [Read more...]


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