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Bail: The High Price of Freedom

Source: AJ+ AJ+ has done an excellent job in this short video showing how our criminal “justice” system favors the rich over the poor. We must continue our fight to demand rights and fair treatment for all people in our criminal justice system. Here are some facts about the U.S. prison system: U.S. jails more people than any other country in the …


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How the System Favors Corporations Who Break the Rules Over the Working-Class

Source: Alternet.org [Video is at end of article below] By Leo Gerard Some of the biggest banks in the world are expected to plead guilty to felonies this week.  Felonies! They are scandalous crimes, too: fraud and antitrust violations. Finally, America will see members of the class that crashed the economy dressed in black and white suits that are hardly …


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Let’s Raise the Minimum Wage

Source: U.S. Department of Labor’s Youtube Page Workers, business owners and community leaders share why they think it’s time to raise the federal minimum wage. Visit www.dol.gov/minwage to learn more about this issue.