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Opinion: $15 An Hour Minimum Wage Will Affect Millions?

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Lets be real about the $15 dollar an hour minimum wage hike…

Here’s what I think would follow, as an employee and as a consumer you may want to consider this….

For those whom work per say at a fast food restaurant making $15 an hour… would eliminate the low cost burgers, fries, sodas etc… a burger that would have cost $1.99 may now be $3.99 or more, grocery stores would have to raise their prices along with retail stores not to mention the possibility of .99 cent stores going out of business thus costing thousands of jobs.

Landlords would be affected as well and would most likely be forced to raise their rental up.

In the long run, would the hike really make a difference if the cost of living rises as well?

Is the economy rigged? to keep millions in their place?

So what it the true benefit of making a $15 an hour minimum wage?

I could go on and on and on… but what’s your thought?

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Georgia: Officers Fired After Viral Assault Video Captured

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A Gwinnett County Police Sgt. Michael Bongiovanni is captured appearing to be repeatedly punching a 21-year-old black man Demetrius Bryan Hollins in the upper part of Hollins body.

According to reports Bongiovanni has since been fired from his position as a law enforcement officer, a second officer has also been fired.

The incident sparked so much outrage that Hollins attorney said “ Attorney: Two Gwinnett County officers who punched client are “thugs” according to AJC.com.

Stay tuned for updates.

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San Diego: Rapper “Tiny Doo” Files Suit Against City

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SAN DIEGO –

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A hip-hop musician and a community organizer have sued the city of San Diego for federal civil rights violations over being jailed on gang-related charges based on their rap lyrics and social media postings.

This is a developing story stay tuned as we gather more info.

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NAACP Pres arrested along with others at Sessions Sit In Protest

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According to the Washington Post –

Six protesters from the NAACP, including the organization’s national president, were arrested Tuesday night after holding a sit-in at the Mobile, Ala., office of Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.), Donald Trump’s attorney general nominee.

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