Minimum Wages contribute to an unhealthy America

Note- I wrote this college essay in June of 2011. All links and references may not be relevant. In English class my teacher, Ms. Sullivan, wanted us to do a paper that compared a minimum wage to a living wage. Obviously, the teacher wanted us to learn the importance of a living wage and the social benefits, but I had no idea how I would approach this paper. Stumped, I decided to go visit Burgerville, a locally owned fast food ...