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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, the second richest man in the world.

Amazon tried to remove a Seattle City Councilmember and lost. Here’s how she describes taking on and defeating one of the world’s biggest ...

Amazon spent hundreds of thousands trying to defeat Seattle politician Kshama Sawant, who's openly critical of the tech giant, but she won reelection.

Nearly half of Singaporeans think maids should be paid less than S$600 a month: YouGov survey

Most people said domestic helpers should be paid from S$500 but below S$600.
Protesters calling for higher wages for fast-food workers stand outside a McDonald's restaurant in Oakland, California December 5, 2013.

Requiring corporations to follow ‘progressive labor standards’ by providing higher wages and better benefits can help even the playing fie...

Critics argued that the increased minimum wage would kill business — especially small business. Zach Silk of Pitchfork Economics says they were wrong.
The minimum-wage hike in New York hasn't impacted jobs yet.

The Fed just confirmed raising the minimum wage doesn’t immediately kill jobs

This is the latest report to find that fears of the $15 minimum wage leading to a restaurant apocalypse could be misplaced.
Here's how higher minimum wages have impacted restaurant workers.

The $15 minimum wage was supposed end in a restaurant apocalypse. Here’s how 5 major cities proved the prophets of doom wrong.

So far, five cities that raised minimum wages had little change in employment after the policies went into effect.

Why using food apps like GrubHub and Postmates could lead to the actual restaurant apocalypse

Third-party apps are expensive to maintain because of their high commission fees. The NYT reports restaurants are cutting staff to save money.
According to Glassdoor, cooks at Disney parks earn between $11 to $20 per hour during their shifts.

Here’s how much everyone gets paid at Disney parks

From line cooks to character performers, here's what employees at Disney World and Disneyland say they make.

NYC’s $15 minimum wage hasn’t brought the restaurant apocalypse — it’s helped them thrive

A new study suggests that increasing pay for restaurant workers, who make up the bulk of low-wage earners, may not harm businesses.

Uber and Lyft rides are down in New York City thanks to a minimum-wage rule that drove up prices. Analysts say it could have been even worse.

Total rides fell in the five boroughs, new data shows, but an analyst says the drop isn't as bad as some had feared.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) makes a drink in support of One Fair Wage at The Queensboro restaurant in the Queens borough of New York

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez poured drinks and waited tables at a Queens restaurant to promote a minimum wage law

Ocasio-Cortez is trying to build support for the federal Raise the Wage Act and New York State's One Fair Wage.