Calitics: LA Times Has It Wrong on City Minimum Wage Campaigns

via Calitics

On Sunday the Los Angeles Times published a story about the important successes of campaigns to pass local minimum wage and living wage laws. However, while highlighting new developments that will impact local economies and the lives of workers, the Times missed the real story and forces behind this growing trend.

In fact, both measures were conceived and carried to victory by broad coalitions of people and organizations interested in improving their cities – together with key labor partners who see their role as improving the lot of all workers’ lives.

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http://www.calitics.com/diary/14905/la-times-misses-the-story-behind-living-wage-campaigns

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