As protests and attention for the Fight for $15 are gaining momentum, more people are lending their voice to support this cause.
On April 15, rallies of support were held across Canada. However, I have also seen more negative comments towards protesting workers such as "Flipping burgers isn't hard "and "Minimum pay for minimum skills."
I suppose one could argue there is some truth in those sentiments, yet I find myself strongly supporting the Fight for $15. Here's why:
1. Most important, I believe that every person who gets up and goes to work every day is entitled to make at the bare minimum, a living wage.