minimum wage

jobs

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
1.3.19
Work

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 more in 2019 than they did in 2018.
FREE Staff
1.1.19
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
11.6.18
The Power and Privilege Issue

This Is What Living on Minimum Wage Looks Like

The photographer Chase Castor shot four workers in Kansas City, as they struggle to survive day after day with little pay.
Alex Norcia
10.25.18
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
10.23.18
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
10.3.18
summer jobs

People Told Us Their Worst Summer Jobs in Six Words

“Temp job: clown at waterbed store.”
Anna Goldfarb
6.19.18
Photos

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
1.11.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Canadians Are Mad as Hell at Tim Hortons

Boycotts and pickets are some of the responses to Tim Hortons franchisees stripping paid breaks and benefits to their workers.
Mack Lamoureux
1.9.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

AT&T Is Handing Out $200 Million in Bonuses After the GOP Passed the Tax Bill

The company plans to give 200,000 workers each $1,000 as soon as Trump signs the legislation.
Drew Schwartz
12.20.17
Frontier

How to Make a Strong Global Economy While Protecting Workers' Rights

The Sustainable Development Goals have specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years. Today, we take a look at Goal #8: Decent Work and Economic Growth.
Katelyn Harrop
9.21.17
Voices

Randy Bryce on Paul Ryan and Why Unions are the Defenders of Working People

Ironworker, veteran and union member Randy Bryce is running for Congress against the sitting Speaker of the House to raise the minimum wage, ensure healthcare and support labor.
Randy Bryce
9.1.17
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