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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Living_wage

A living wage is the minimum income necessary for a worker to meet their basic needs. This is ... The Alliance for a Just Society, from Seattle, defines their living wage to include these factors, along with housing, transportation, .... Two major problems that are antithetical to civic republicanism are poverty and inequality.

laborrights.org/issues/living-wage

In Haiti, factories have long paid less than the legal minimum wage; three- quarters of Haitian garment workers don't make enough to afford three full meals a day ...

www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/10301763.2016.1154671

May 19, 2016 ... A 'living wage' implies a basic income that provides more than mere subsistence, enabling participation in society and some scope for workers ...

www.mdpi.com/2077-1444/8/4/74/pdf

Apr 20, 2017 ... Yet the play raises serious ethical issues regarding human rights, ... Increasing worker pay above the poverty line to a living wage not only ...

www.lib.umd.edu/unions/labor/living-wage

The Movement for Higher Wages: From Poverty to a Living Wage ... of the Fair Labor Standards Act, which established the first national minimum wage ... AFL- CIO poster illustrating the impact higher wages have across society, 1950s- 1960s. ... staff work together to create relevant and interesting exhibits on topics that are of ...

www.apa.org/monitor/2016/04/living-wage.aspx

A full-time worker making the federal minimum wage earns $15,080 per year ... that the field of psychology has thrown its weight behind important social issues.

www.thenation.com/article/could-a-global-living-wage-put-an-end-to-corporations-race-to-the-bottom

Oct 24, 2017 ... A true living wage would take into account the needs not just of workers but of society as a whole. ... level of overall compensation to support a country's developing tax and social-insurance systems. ... View our current issue.

livingwage.mit.edu/articles

Some metropolitan areas are already paying their workers living wages. ... The minimum wage sets an earnings threshold under which our society is not willing  ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/sean-mcelwee/minimum-wage-moral-issue_b_4598950.html

Jan 15, 2014 ... We should raise the minimum wage because we aren't a society where a full-time worker can't feed her family. Even if raising the minimum ...