“Why don’t you just get a better job” and other dumb shit people say to low income earners

  For most of my working life I have been stuck in the hospitality industry which is lowly paid, painfully precarious and poorly regulated. In New Zealand, where I live,  hospitality employers mostly treat you as nothing more than an easily replaceable unit to turn-over-profit. I have spent over a decade in this industry and as such … More “Why don’t you just get a better job” and other dumb shit people say to low income earners