Hilarious Monkeys Illustrate Importance of Equal Pay (Video)


equal pay, lilly ledbetter fair pay act, income inequality, fairness test, occupy wall street, funny monkey videoThe concept of equal pay for equal work has been floating around for decades now, yet the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act was only signed into law in 2009. The Fair Pay Act allows individuals to sue for fair pay, but it does not ensure that employees will receive fair pay, nor does it address the issue of the horrific income inequality that has swept America in recent years.

This video, on the other hand, illustrates in the simplest and most hilarious terms what happens when people – and animals – are not treated fairly by their employers. Watch this and feel the sweet relief that comes with knowing even monkeys get how ridiculous unfair treatment is:

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