Good news everybody! The MSM have noticed the fight to raise the minimum wage and they think it’s working!
“I almost feel that the minimum wage movement is sort of where gay marriage was 8 months ago. There is just… there just feels to be this momentum.” — –Leigh Gallagher, on . May 22, 2015 . Link to full episode ) Link to minimum wage segment.
I have friends in the Fight for $15 movement. I know how hard they have worked on multiple fronts. So when the popular business media acknowledges its momentum–that deserves some serious kudos.
The acknowledgement of the Big Mo came not only on the super popular radio show Marketplace, which is:
“…the most widely heard program on business and the economy – radio or television, commercial or public broadcasting – in the country.”
The comment is also interesting because it came from a mainstream business magazine editor, Leigh Gallagher, who is assistant managing editor at Fortune.
Lots of people made that momentum that she is seeing and feeling. Take a bow folks.
On the show the two guests were talking about the minimum wage. One guest, Sudeep Reddy, from the Wall Street Journal needed to bring up possible gloom and . . . → Read More: Marketplace Notices The Big Mo in Fight for $15 Movement