What Amazon Adds To The Fight For $15 : 1A Amazon has announced it plans to raise its minimum wage to $15.

It's the latest move in the Fight for $15. Will other large corporations follow suit? And in today's economy, is $15 an hour enough?

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What Amazon Adds To The Fight For $15

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What Amazon Adds To The Fight For $15

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What Amazon Adds To The Fight For $15

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Amazon announced Tuesday it plans to raise its minimum wage to $15 an hour for employees across the U.S. — affecting 40 percent of its workforce.

It's the latest move in the Fight for $15, a movement spurred by fast-food workers who went on strike six years ago in New York City.

Vox reports:

Amazon is a leader in the business world. But can we expect other large corporations will follow suit? And in today's economy, is $15 an hour enough?