Anthony Alefosio

Anthony Alefosio is a New Orleans city employee and union organizer. Originally from California, he previously traveled the country as a professional musician, and has worked as a fisherman and a longshoreman.

A sanitation employee helps homeless people with their possessions in New Orleans in October 2017.

Because of Louisiana, the Minimum Wage in New Orleans Is a Poverty Wage

Around the World Day of Social Justice, we should consider why cities pay poverty wages, and why 28 states can preempt local efforts to raise the minimum wage.