Madeline Thornton: “It is very important for our people in the Black community to have this increase in the minimum wage. It will strengthen us! And we need it!”
Adonna Glass: “As a teen, increasing the minimum wage will help us stay off the streets. This will make us want a job even more.”
Sam Cunningham: “The increase of the minimum wage will only help the Black community ias proper financial planning is taught and in place. Our people suffer from a lack of knowledge of how to effectively utilize resources.”
Jason Spencer: “It would help the Black community in earning more for their family, but Black businesses will be adversely affected by such an increase and have a big impact.”
February 11, 2014 //
Photos and question by Yvonne Kemp Darnell Y. Bennett: “Yes, I believe that the work Dr. King did...
December 18, 2013 //
Michael Smith (AKA Santa Claus at the Northwest Funeral Chapel’s event): “He triumphed over adversit...