I usually like to post original content on this site, and I have been meaning to describe in detail the disastrous effects the minimum wage can have on the poor in particular and the economy in general. However, I found this article on the minimum wage over at Skeptical Libertarian that does a fantastic job at just that. What's more, our old friend Frederic Bastiat is invoked in a discussion of the seen vs. the unseen.
He pulls some excellent information from the following video, which he links to.
I apologize for the simple plug, but it is well worth your time, so I hope you head on over and check it out.
Read the original article here.