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Unformatted text preview: • Believes everything will change with education • Those with associate degree earn 30% more than those with a high school diploma • Not keeping rise with inflation • Developed contract for security guards who went on strike • Got to go see his kids he couldn’t fly to see for so many years • Lost his job but union helped him get a new job in a different building • Real pay for low wage workers is less than it was 30 years ago • Divorce cost her 10000 dollars • Working parents with children make up half of the people who use food pantries • Families with single mothers are 5 times more likely to be poor • With sick daughter and grandkids was able to get financial help from social services...
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This note was uploaded on 10/13/2008 for the course SOCI 130 taught by Professor Cohen during the Fall '08 term at UNC.
- Fall '08