Seattle’s a pretty Liberal town and today’s passage of a $15/Hour minimum marks a real win for low-wage workers, especially coming as it is on 1 May and ‘International Worker’s Day’.
Councilwoman Kshama Sawant, a Socialist who campaigned last year on raising the minimum wage, signaled that the announcement was a result of grassroots efforts.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is a personal heroine. Above, in an interview with MSNBC’s Chris Hayes – she shows why.
And – The ‘Internationale’: