A $15 Minimum Wage Won’t Cut It

We should fight for localized living wages instead

Homeless man takes care of his cat in Philadelphia, USA. Photo by Zac Durant on Unsplash

Can you afford living in America? For more than half of this nation, the answer is “no.”

A little bit of this is due to the present pandemic. Since this started, homelessness has gone up. Lines for food pantries now routinely wrap around the block down the street. Since the initial dip in the spring, employment has come back up. The…