Time for a Raise in the Minimum Wage

By Amy Goodman Truthdig  http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/time_for_a_raise_in_the_minimum_wage_20130605/ The 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech is rapidly approaching, commemorating the historic Aug. 28, 1963, March on Washington. But 45 years ago, 1968, the year of his assassination, King was waging the Poor People’s Campaign to eradicate poverty....

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