“Well, part of me says, ‘I don’t care.’  This is a moral issue.  If you have people working for you who cannot make enough money to live on, you don’t have much of a business plan.  Your business is really exploiting other people’s pain and suffering.”

Writer and columnist Barbara Ehrenreich, quoted in Time magazine (April 14 2014 edition), when asked how she felt about businesses that say they cannot afford an increase in minimum wage.

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