January 30, 2014
Teachable Moments: $11 is Not Enough
“$11 per hour is still 16% below the poverty line—it’s not enough!”
Sonia Singh, an organizer with the Workers’ Action Centre, speaking to Premier Kathleen Wynne’s announcement that the Minority Liberal government will propose legislation to raise the minimum wage in Ontario to $11.
Teachable Moments is an ETT Weekly/website-feature highlighting labour, education, and politics-themed quotes from the past and present, with the goal to engage and inform.