“The Man” Isn’t All Bad

by Ali Davidson, originally printed here Whether you curse him regularly or have merely been a witness to protests against his unjust doings, we’re all familiar with “The Man.” He’s a convenient villain and easy scapegoat, particularly since he’s actually no man in particular. The Man is a fictional character, a slang term we use to describe […]

California Frowns Upon Commission Wages

by Fred Jones, originally printed here I have spent countless hours on the phone in recent months speaking with California salon owners in a panic about recent changes in our state’s labor laws, specifically how it relates to their long-held practice of paying their employees via commission wages. Writers Note: For those of you applying your […]