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Fight For 15
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Workers Say McDonald’s Is Breaking Its Minimum-Wage Pledge
Critics say that the chain’s vow to pay $1 above minimum wage was nothing more than a publicity stunt.
Fight for $15 Held Protests Across the Country on Labor Day
From San Diego to Des Moines to Orlando, workers walked out.
The Veteran McDonald’s Worker Who Joined the Fight for $15
“I know that anyone who works on any job for ten years, or works a full-time job, deserves to make a living wage.”
As told to
Megan Peck Shub
Trump’s Secretary of Labor Pick Called Fast-Food Workers ‘the Best of the Worst’
A long-time employee said he’s “not the person to protect American workers’ rights.”
Carl’s Jr. Workers Are Protesting Puzder’s Nomination in Dozens of Cities Today
Councilmembers and labor leaders are expected to attend the New York rally downtown.
Group Fighting for $15 Minimum Wage Faces a ‘Funding Crisis’ Under Trump
The SEIU will slash spending to weather the administration’s “serious threats.”
Fast-Food Workers Striking for $15 Wages in Hundreds of Cities
Fight for $15 is holding a “national day of disruption” to mark its fourth anniversary.
McDonald’s Will Pay $3.8 Million in Its First-Ever Legal Settlement With Workers
Another victory for workers’ rights.
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Workers Accuse McDonald’s of ‘Rampant’ Workplace Sexual Harassment
They claim managers rubbed their genitals against them and tried to pay for sex.
Fast-Food Workers Plan a Massive Wage Protest at the First Presidential Debate
A reminder that “if these candidates want to get elected, they will support our cause.”
Restaurant Workers Will Get a Big Boost As New York Approves $15 Minimum Wage
Not just for fast-food workers anymore.
Feds Say Whole Foods Violated Workers Rights
The grocery chain’s rule created a “chilling effect.”
Can Fast-Food Wage Protests ‘Sway’ Election?
Next Tuesday’s rallies will take place in more than 250 cities.
The Chain Gang
Union Promises to Spend ‘Whatever It Takes’ to Fight
Fight for 15 has already spent tens of millions demanding higher pay.