Posted 4 years ago on June 24, 2012, 8:24 a.m. EST by Riley2011
from New Britain, CT
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This morning, the New York Times had the perfect article for why OWS should remain as a staple in our American culture.
On the front of the newspaper stood a mini army of Apple employees waiting for a new store to open.
As you read the article, the gist of the article became apparent. One employee had sold over 725,000 dollars of Apple product in one year...His salary ? Below 12.00 an hour.
Now, I have dreamed about working a job that I would love to go to everyday. Apple would probably be that place..
It can be argued that this is corporate America, it is their choice to work there....etc.
I think that everyone deserves a shot at a living wage.... This is what irks me about corporations...how much is enough and you really can't give employees 1% profit sharing a year?
Just me, i guess