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Amazon Fires Employee Who Led Staten Island Strike
Chris Smalls said he was fired on Monday afternoon shortly after leading a walkout.
Whole Foods Workers Planning Nationwide Sick-out Protest on Tuesday
Their demands include increased hazard pay and health-care coverage for all workers.
Why Amazon and Instacart Workers Are Striking Today
Workers at the online retail giant’s Staten Island warehouse are walking out today.
McDonald’s Workers Will Strike to Protest Sexual Harassment
The strike will take place in ten cities on September 18.
Fight for $15 Held Protests Across the Country on Labor Day
From San Diego to Des Moines to Orlando, workers walked out.
New York’s Yemeni Bodega Owners Will Strike in Response To Trump’s Muslim Ban
There will also be a rally at the Brooklyn Borough Hall.
Workers Announce Strike That Could Cripple Next Easter’s Peeps Supply
They’re negotiating higher pay.
Not Happy: 100 Wage Protesters Arrested Outside McDonald’s HQ
The protests continue today.
New York’s Fast-Food Workers Resume Citywide Strikes
A growing coalition of restaurant workers renew a call for increased wages.
Striking Fast-Food Workers Return to Work
Fast-food workers are back at work, but the struggle is not over.
New York City’s Fast-Food Workers Commence Massive, Unprecedented Strike
Workers are demanding, on average, a $7 increase in hourly pay, from $8 to $15.
Hit-and-Run and Looming Strike Cast a Dark Cloud Over Citizen’s Bank Park;
Plus: Gunmen target pizza delivery drivers; and Feds raid IHOPs in Indiana and Ohio, all in our morning news roundup.
Boathouse Strikers Prevail; New Vegetarian Menu at Brushstroke
Plus: chocolate body painting, and more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
Andersonville Resto Accused of Wage Theft; Oscar Mayer Expands Focus
Plus: ironic disaster at a Weight Watchers meeting, and Monsanto accused of antitrust violations, all in our morning news roundup.
On the Road Again?
A Drivers Union strike at Empire Merchants may be called off this afternoon.
Booze You Could Lose?
Will a labor strike affect the supply of some of your favorite booze brands?