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Thread: The Racist Origin of the Minimum Wage

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    Quote Originally Posted by Peter1469 View Post
    It is really only a small percentage of people who make the minimum wage. Most are in that situation (other than new entrants to the world of work) due to their own poor life choices made during their lives. How do you fix that?
    Most minimum wage workers are teenagers entering the work force for the first time. We shouldn't price them out of a job.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Chris View Post
    Now we all know the Democrats have a long history of racism. Often the counter to that is but those Democrats were conservative, offered without substantiating evidence. Here we have evidence racism was promulgated by liberal progressives with minimum wage.

    My god you're ignorant and will believe anything.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jet57 View Post
    My god you're ignorant and will believe anything.
    and yet, you cannot refute the statement made. Good for you..........
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    Quote Originally Posted by jet57 View Post
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    Quote Originally Posted by DGUtley View Post
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    Saying that someone is "ignorant" - is NOT name calling. The word "Ignorant" is an adjective.
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