On May 10, some of the lowest-paid, least-respected workers in Metro Detroit stood up for themselves by going on strike.
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Income inequality didn’t just start in the last decade. It’s been growing for the last 40 years. Worker productivity has steadily risen over that time frame, but workers wages have not risen at all. In other words, employers have squeezed more work out of their employees but haven’t shared the gains with them at all. … Continue Reading →