minimum wage


This Restaurant Has a No-Tipping Policy That Doesn't Screw Over Workers

Quebec’s Vegan Canteen is the owner’s antidote to an “exploitative, discriminatory industry in need of an overhaul.”
Anne Gaviola

10 Great Cities for Finding a Job in 2019

If getting a better gig is on your to-do list for 2019, and you're open to moving somewhere new, here are some of the top places to look.
FREE Staff

Five Million People Got a Much-Needed Raise for the New Year

Thanks to increases in the minimum wage across the United States, low-wage workers will collectively bring in $5.4 billion USD more in 2019 than they did in 2018.
FREE Staff
Late Capitalism

Billionaires Are Raging and the Minimum Wage Is on the Ballot

The super rich just had their best year ever. There's also an election on Tuesday.
Matt Taylor
The Power and Privilege Issue

This Is What Living on Minimum Wage Looks Like in the US

The photographer Chase Castor shot four workers in Kansas City, as they struggle to survive day after day with little pay.
Alex Norcia
Late Capitalism

Forcing Bosses to Pay More Works, and It's Spreading

The most credible argument against a $15 minimum wage is collapsing.
Matt Taylor
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Ontario's Labour Minister’s Office Vandalized After Doug Ford Rolls Back Workers’ Rights

Windows were smashed, a fire extinguisher set off, furniture flipped and graffiti saying workers will “fight back” was left.
Mack Lamoureux
Late Capitalism

Jeff Bezos Is So Powerful He Basically Dictates the Minimum Wage Now

The Amazon CEO announced he's upping pay for his workers, which could force competitors to follow suit and bolster his own image, too.
Allie Conti
summer jobs

People Told Us Their Worst Summer Jobs in Six Words

“Temp job: clown at waterbed store.”
Anna Goldfarb
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Canadians Have Finally Turned on Tim Hortons

About freakin’ time, guys.
Mack Lamoureux

What a Day of Protesting Against Tim Hortons Looks Like

After some franchises clawed back worker benefits following a minimum wage hike, VICE visited some of the 15-plus rallies scheduled across Ontario.
Mack Lamoureux

Here’s Every Argument You’ll Hear About Ontario’s Minimum Wage Hike

Don’t worry. Ontario’s minimum wage workers can afford a little dignity, and you can still afford your coffee.
Drew Brown