- @JonathanCohn @rmc031 as part of a larger bill increasing the statewide minimum above the federal min wage. 1 day ago
- @yfreemark Are SEPTA's two Delaware County lines the only two suburban trolley routes left in the U.S.? 1 day ago
- RT @yfreemark: Uber's continued reference to itself as "ridesharing" is a deceitful misuse of the term. Stop it. 1 day ago
- "Ori Feibush has endorsed the 15 Philly Now proposal to increase the minimum wage to $15 per hour," the press release reads. 1 day ago
Tag Archives: inequality
The New York Times today has an excellent overview of the debate over income inequality. The three charts that end the article are very sobering.
I’ve just started a regular gig blogging for Next City (formerly Next American City). Nothing major, just a couple posts a month, but I’m excited to have a regular outlet. My first post went up yesterday, and it is about … Continue reading
My latest for Next American City is basically a list of six policies city governments can enact to combat economic inequality and the low-wage economy that so many urban residents labor within. Occupy Philadelphia’s choice to set up camp in front of … Continue reading