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Steve Lendman – Low Wage America – 10 February 2014

StevelendmanWelcome to low-wage America. Lousy jobs, rotten pay, eroding benefits, and poor working conditions reflect things for growing millions.

Most workers live from paycheck to paycheck. They have few or no savings. They’re trapped in financial insecurity. They struggle to survive out of sight and mind.
They do so to cover bare essentials. They’re hard-pressed to do it. They’re more than ever debt entrapped. They’re increasingly on their own.
They’re one missed payday from possible destitution, homelessness, hunger and despair. Continue reading