Tag: new york

Who Does a $15 Minimum Wage Help?

Progressive politicians love to talk about raising the minimum wage. It makes them sound caring, compassionate, concerned. They’re on the side of the worker, standing against the greedy employer. The current call is for a national $15 an hour minimum wage, more than double the current federal rate of $7.25. A number of cities and…

By Stanley Isaacs October 22, 2019 100

A Day in the Life: NYU Student

(smooth techno-pop music) (smooth techno-pop music) – Hey guys, what’s up? I’m Matthew Friend. I’m a junior here at NYU, I’m from Chicago, I go to the NYU Gallatin School of Individualized Study, and I’m studying political satire, comedy, acting, and the entertainment business. Welcome to NYU. (smooth techno-pop music) (smooth techno-pop music) (moves into…

By Stanley Isaacs October 14, 2019 37