Women and workers of color are disproportionately represented in lower-paid restaurant jobs, and they face the most barriers to obtaining "living wage" positions in the industry, according to a new report from Restaurant Opportunities Centers United (ROC).The restaurant worker advocacy group's research sheds light on and calls for an end to "Jim-Crow-like segregation in the restaurant industry.
Who was the brilliant GOP operative who scheduled a debate opposite both the World Series and the start of the NBA season with San Antonio playing Oklahoma City?My, it's getting testy out there. First we had Jeb Bush exclaiming that he doesn't have to be running for president and could be doing unnamed cool things instead.
The WSJ notes that Iran has become more belligerent since Obama's deal with them was signed.President Obama and his foreign-policy admirers—a dwindling lot—hoped that the nuclear deal would make Iran more open to cooperation in the Middle East and with the U.S. Mark this down as another case in which the world is disappointing the American President.
The president’s new plan to fight climate change is modest at best, but it does open the door for states to impose their own versions of a carbon tax—the only thing that will actually work . Hurry up with it before we all die, idiots. http://gawker.com/a-carbon-tax-i... Read more...
Well, this is extremely worrisome and doesn't give us any faith in our nation's ability to vet immigrants.Dozens of the U.S. citizens arrested in recent years on terror-related charges are immigrants admitted to the United States legally who later obtained citizenship.More than 70 U.S.
Donald Trump likes to brag that we should put him in charge of the government because the guys in charge now are so stupid and they're the reason for everything bad happening to our country. All we need is him in there taking advantage of his business experience and he'll fix all the problems. He'll make the best deals.
Welcome to Midweek Madness, where we suddenly start thinking about how much candy we’ve eaten over the past few weeks, get freaked out for the sake of our teeth, decide it’s time to start reading tabloids to get our mind off tooth decay, find three of the magazines, have trouble obtaining Star, and just sort of go with it because honestly, what’s the difference between any of these things anyway a
David Harsanyi bemoans the deterioration of the First Amendment.Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof;Unless we’re talking about a white chocolate-paneled cake for a gay wedding or perpetual funding for ‘women’s health’ clinics, because it’s the ‘right thing to do.
Hillary Clinton is in Chicago Monday to raise funds for her presidential campaign.The Democratic frontrunner is set to attend three fundraisers, including a morning event hosted at the Chicago residence of Invenergy's President and CEO Michael Polsky.
The two Beltway party establishments have earned the hatred of the American people. Their self-serving careerist leaders have dragged their parties into the muck and mire. According to the newest Gallup poll only 43% of Americans have a favorable view of the Democratic Party and only 38% have a favorable view of the Republican Party.
One of the more revealing question in the Democratic debate is when the candidates were asked to talk about the enemies they'd made in their careers. Hillary Clinton listed some groups such as the NRA, health insurance companies, and the Republican Party. Jonah Goldberg ponders what it really says about Hillary and the Democratic Party.
Barack Obama has always wanted to be a transformational president, and in this, at least, he has been true to his word. The question is what kind of America is being created, and what future does it offer the next generation.
While the media would like to portray Hillary Clinton's appearance before the Benghazi committee as a triumph because they see everything in partisan, electoral terms, there were actually some clear evidence presented during her testimony to demonstrate that she and the Obama administration deliberately lied to the families of the victims and the American people about the attack.
Timothy Carney explains how liberal journalists have put themselves into such an ideological bubble so they don't even recognize their own biases.Reporters at the major outlets are almost entirely liberal on cultural issues.