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Would you pay|everyone the same?

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It's hard to say - "paying everyone the same" can mean so many different things to different people

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Yes - so many of the issues affecting wages are due to factors outside people's control that it's not fair to pay them differently

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No - people should be rewarded differently for different types of work, and trying to make things equal could cause more problems than it solves

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It's complicated - some jobs are worth more, but our perception of what makes a job worth more or less money is tied up with lots of other prejudices

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  • michaeldeng
    If you believe a fast-food worker should be paid the same as a doctor then, for the love of God please do not vote
    10 Oct 2021
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  • okami
    BUT STILL, bye
    24 Mar 2021
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  • okami
    Hmmm... it depends what skill level inn each job and how we view it.
    24 Mar 2021
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  • maysha
    pay for individuals should be different depending on the skills they have but without discriminating against them.
    22 Mar 2021
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  • savannahjasmine
    men and woman should get the same for the same job, different jobs are worth more
    19 Feb 2021
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  • grug
    We need communism.
    26 Jan 2021
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  • danz171
    I agree with talha14082
    29 Nov 2020
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  • talha14082
    If everyone is paid the same, who will want to try for doing more with no benefit to them?
    15 Apr 2020
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  • estelle
    Life is based on hierarchy and one way to establish that is through pay, and I don't think higher earners are will give up that power sadly.
    5 Nov 2019
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  • lulu
    All jobs are different , but some jobs are harder than others and require more time. For these jobs people should be payed greater amounts.
    8 Sep 2019
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  • mudkeep
    I think that there should some jobs that early teens should be able to do and should be paid about 1£ under the minimum pay for adults.
    11 Jul 2019
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  • sumayya
    i think that kids should get more pocket money so they can but things they need and they should also be allowed to have a bank card.
    7 May 2019
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  • db04949
    There is income inequality. Paying everybody the same would be a bad idea but tackling unconscious biases and societal/psychological is good
    27 Feb 2019
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