The Shadow
Published in

The Shadow

The Fate and Future of American Democracy Hangs On the Minimum Wage

If Biden & Harris don’t act now, the window will close

Photo by Sharon McCutcheon on Unsplash

It looks like President Joe Biden is going to cave on the $15 an hour minimum wage. And it looks like Chuck Schumer is going to cave on ending the filibuster.




We publish inspiring stories about different topics for a productive and entertaining life

Recommended from Medium


The Unstable Landscape of US Conservation Funding: An Op-ed by Rand Wentworth

Vigilantism, Divide and Conquer, and Texas’ Anti-Abortion Law in Context

Tracking: Presidential Habits

Why Do We Let Psychopaths In Suits Get Away With Murder?

Vexed by Values: America Has a Free Speech Problem

Beyond Assessor: Carmen Chu Redefines Her Role

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Thom Hartmann

Thom Hartmann

America’s #1 progressive talk show host & NY Times bestselling author. Thom’s writings also appear at

More from Medium

Democratic Consultants Are Sinking Biden’s Agenda.

Don’t Stop at Defying the Vaccine Mandate, Demand More Money Too!

Bernie’s Critiques of the Democratic Party Are Absolutely Correct.

Senator Sinema, Look Up.