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Everyone in Britain should be able to live on the wage they earn

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Everyone in Britain should be able to live on the wage they earn. That’s why I’m publicly backing Labour’s plans to raise the minimum wage to £8 an hour for every worker over the next five years.

£8 an hour by 2020? From a man earning-

Annual: GBP 132,387.00

Monthly: GBP 11,032.00

Weekly: GBP 2,647.00

Daily: GBP 529.00

Plus a second home- free- plus expenses.

That’s eff-all now!

I hear lots of oration about a living wage, particularly from Mili-whatsit. Well, Mili-thingy, make the minimum wage a bloody living wage, you twat! If the minimum wage is below a living wage, what’s the effing point?

If the minimum wage is £1 an hour or £8 an hour, below the living wage benefits will be needed to top it up, so it matters little to us.

My argument, Mili-who(?) is this: stop paying the employers and make the employers pay!

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Written by Smiling Carcass

22/09/2014 at 1:20 AM

Posted in minimum wage

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  1. You are obviously a very generous person in a privileged position to suggest economic privileges to those with a 2nd home have improvement policies of undisclosed secondary consideration. Personally I am very disappointed on your disclosure of equality values. At last I begin to understand your principles of humanity for all, that is the provision that you have an extra slice of the cake, with a cherry on top. I am now beginning to believe that you are actually Darth Vader an ex confident of Tony Blair & master of Progress , Twice sacked in Government , but never sliced adequately (enough )

    Methusalada

    22/09/2014 at 3:27 AM


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