Why Raising the Minimum Wage is Harmful

In plain language, this column, linked below, explains why raising the minimum wage is a disaster. It will eliminate millions of entry level jobs which would have trained young people for their later careers, and supplied them with income to further their education. This is similar to the effect that Union demands for higher wages and benefits has had in knocking the younger members into the ranks of the unemployed. The net effect of raising the minimum wage is to inhibit education and upward mobility for those who are not raised in affluent circumstances.
Check it out, and pass it on:

Obama’s Promise To End My Son’s Job: Why It Is Personal : The Last Resistance.

Toilet brush ‘blunder’ death | The Sun |News

Toilet brush ‘blunder’ death | The Sun |News.

Pharmer collects  UK socialized medicine disaster stories, which are legion,  and here’s a doozie.

A woman fell in the bathroom  (too much drinkie) and six inches of a toilet brush handle had become embedded in her buttocks.

A series of  medical visits since 2005 yielded repeated misdiagnosis and no appropriate treatment. Finally things got so bad, the woman submitted to a surgery which resulted in her death from blood loss.

Read up!