The Urban Inquirer
A blog produced by students at Queens College, CUNY

Working a full time schedule in the present day in age does not cut it in terms of living and making ends meet. Much of the country has seen an increase in living costs that has surpassed the amount people make while working a full time job. Cities such as New York see it the […]

Low wage workers specifically people of color throughout the United States struggle to make ends meet and to support their families. Certain states like New York, California or Hawaii are too expensive to live in and with a low minimum wage $9.25 – $11.00 and it isn’t nearly enough to live a comfortable life. Though […]