This is outrageous. @yumbrands is financing the expansion of KFCs and Pizza Huts in Mongolia, backed by a $7.25 mil


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The restaurant industry is America’s fastest growing economic sector; it's also among it’s lowest paying. Tipped workers are paid a separate, lower minimum wage that starts at $2.13 an hour at the federal level — a rate that hasn’t changed since 1991. We can — and we must — do better.

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  • Living Off Tips

    “If you are living off tips it means you are not getting a living wage. It means you are dependent upon the kindness, or generosity of strangers.”

    – Gloria Steinem
  • Living Off Tips

    “My dream has always been to give the best to my son, to be able to give him what I couldn’t have, and that he doesn’t suffer what I’ve suffered.”

    – Maria
  • Living Off Tips

    “Every two weeks we have no idea what our checks are going to be. We have no idea if we can make it month to month.”

    – Jennifer
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Faith Leaders Support One Fair Wage in New York

September 10, 2018

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo

Executive Chamber State Capitol

Albany, NY 12224

Re: Letter in support of One Fair Wage from New York Faith Leaders


Dear Governor Cuomo,

We applaud your proposal to examine raising the base wage paid to tipped workers to the regular minimum wage. We urge you to now implement the policy without further delay.

As faith leaders and consumers, it is with heavy hearts that we witness the majority of hard-working women and men in the...

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BREAKING: Michigan approves One Fair Wage!

After the September 5 vote in the Michigan House of Representatives and Senate, One Fair Wage is the law in 8 states (MI, NV, CA, AK, MT, MN, WA, and OR) and two municipalities, Washington, DC and...

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