"But if we raise the minimum wage, we'll have to jack up prices!"

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Did you know that McDonald’s CEO tripled his salary without raising prices?  

Did you know CEOs make so much money that we could guillotine the lot of them, double the minimum wage, and have a nationwide barbecue to commemorate?
8 Reasons Young Americans Don't Fight Back: How the US Crushed Youth Resistance

Traditionally, young people have energized democratic movements. So it is a major coup for the ruling elite to have created societal institutions that have subdued young Americans and broken their spirit of resistance to domination.

How exactly has American society subdued young Americans?  1. Student-Loan Debt 2. Psychopathologizing and Medicating Noncompliance 3. Schools That Educate for Compliance and Not for Democracy 4. “No Child Left Behind” and “Race to the Top” 5. Shaming Young People Who Take EducationBut Not Their SchoolingSeriously 6. The Normalization of Surveillance 7. Television 8. Fundamentalist Religion and Fundamentalist Consumerism

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THE REVOLUTION NEEDS YOU: A Message from Russell Brand