Only if you’re a foreign teenager on a student visa.
And that’s illegal age discrimination.
Where is the EEOC?
“Businesses have been struggling to recruit experienced workers and teenagers have been taking advantage, leveraging the competition to demand higher wages and better working conditions”.
No they haven’t – there are 74 million working-age Americans out of work.
Businesses just prefer teens because they are naive and don’t know they’re being taken advantage of by being paid $7.35/hr
More sob-story shortage shouting so businesses can maximize profits with cheap foreign labor.
74 million working-age Americans are available for work. There is a mass labor surplus, not a shortage.