The 2nd video in the series is here: vimeo.com/125224197
On April 15th, 2015, workers across the nation fought for a $15 minimum wage, an end to illegal wage theft and hour cutting and an end to union busting. Companies that underpay their workers cost taxpayers millions in public assistance.
The last video in the series is here: vimeo.com/125308351
Robert Reich worked as an economist for both Republican (Gerald Ford) and Democratic (Jimmy Carter) administrations, and was Secretary of Labor for Bill Clinton. Now an author and speaker, he advocates for sanity in economic policy for the benefit of everyone. On April 15, 2015, as workers took over a McDonald's restaurant in Oakland, he come to offer his support and to remind the press that trickle down, doesn't. And a living wage benefits even the wealthy.
The 1st video of the series is here: vimeo.com/125201658
Sprouts claims to be a farmers market, but is actually a corporate grocery story with no local farmers and little local produce. They pay their workers low wages and practice union busting. On April 15th, 2015, as farmers educated the public about Sprouts' plan to pave over the Gill Tract Farm, Sprouts employees locked out an elderly veteran who simply wanted to shop.