Social Justice

What Living On $7 An Hour Actually Means For Working People

What Living On $7 An Hour Actually Means For Working People

Have you ever had to live on minimum wage? There has not been a national minimum wage increase for 7 years. For tipped workers? Even worse — it’s been at $2.13 an hour for 25 years. Some states are starting to take their own initiatives to raise the minimum wage and the tipped wage, but […]

In Defense Of Women: They Are Not Second-Class Citizens!

In Defense Of Women: They Are Not Second-Class Citizens!

*Rant Alert* *sigh* I’ve made the mistake of seeing some stuff on the news I don’t want to see. I can not un-see it. My two closest friends are women. My wife is a woman. Nothing against guys, it just worked out that way… That to this. I do not understand violence against women. I […]

Gay Rights Activist Wants To Raise $150,000 To Save Anti-Gay Bakery

Gay Rights Activist Wants To Raise $150,000 To Save Anti-Gay Bakery

You might recall the story of Melissa and Aaron Klein, the owners of an Oregon bakery that made national headlines last year after turning away a pair of lesbian brides-to-be. KATU reported in February 2013 that the Oregon Attorney General’s civil enforcement office received a complaint in January of that year and was investigating allegations […]