Owen Jones Doesnt Understand British Business or Minimum Wages


Young Owen went head to head with Brexiteer Tim Martin over the wages he pays his J.D Wetherspoon staff. J.D Wetherspoon has over 700 pubs across the UK employing 1000’s of people. Does young Owen not understand that if Tim were not around, these people would be subject to unemployment? It is not business owners that set minimum wages, but Government…

Firing at the wrong target, Owen?

Wetherspoons also offers a company ‘share’ scheme (such as John Lewis) – which was coincidentally in the Labour manifesto as a target for 50% of UK companies..

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