Never let it be said the ultra-rich do not have ultra-gall. When they’ve got it, and regardless of the ulterior methods they used to amass wealth by ripping off the rest of us, they flaunt it.
Meanwhile, even in advance of action earlier this month by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, India led the way in forcing disclosure of executive pay.
Consider some of the rich’s latest outrages, courtesy, among other sources, a website called “The Rich Kids of Instagram.” Its motto is “They have more money than you and this is what they do.”:
Dunkin’ Brands CEO Nigel Travis is calling the decision to raise the hourly minimum wage for New York fast food workers from the current $8.75 to $15 statewide in 2021“absolutely outrageous.” This “sudden increase,” Travis declared last month in a CNN interview, will hurt the small-business people who run Dunkin’ franchises.More ...