Originally Posted by Loneiguana
So a job isn't suppose to compensate you for your time worked?
The company, earning a profit in a society that has a minimum required income for participation, shouldn't compensate their employees a pay that allows them to meet that minimum level, why? What is the point of a full time job, if not to allow you to participate in the economy?
If a company cannot make a profit off of an employee without paying a wage that requires government assistance to survive, they will not be sustainable. This socialization of losses will collapse.
I am going to practice making biscuits from scratch until they are incredible. Then I am going to sell them on the street corner for $600 each to maintain my lifestyle. You've got my back, right? Pass that law!