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Fast-Food Wage Protests

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  • Fast-food workers rally nationwide for higher wages

    Fast-food workers rally nationwide for higher wages
    Fast-food workers, union organizers and community supporters rallied nationwide for higher pay Thursday amid criticism from the restaurant industry that the campaign was "part of an ongoing effort to replace fact with fiction while ignoring simple truths."
  • Fast-food protests over minimum wage continue in Silver Lake

    Fast-food protests over minimum wage continue in Silver Lake
    Rallies over fast-food wages continued into the afternoon Thursday, with roughly 100 people congregating on the narrow sidewalk outside a McDonald’s restaurant in Silver Lake. Many of the protesters were repeats from a morning event outside a...

    Fast-food workers protest for higher wages

    Fast-food workers protest for higher wages
    Fast-food workers, union organizers and community supporters are expected to protest nationwide for higher pay Thursday as the restaurant industry criticizes the campaign as “part of an ongoing effort to replace fact with fiction while ignoring...

    More than half of U.S. fast food workers on public aid, report says

    More than half of U.S. fast food workers on public aid, report says
    More than half of families of fast food workers receive some sort of public assistance, costing the nation $7 billion a year, according to a new report distributed by a group that has been pushing for union representation and higher wages for fast food...

    Stepping up from flipping burgers

    Stepping up from flipping burgers
    Fast-food restaurant employees across the country walked off their jobs for a day last week, the largest in an escalating series of protests against the low wages paid by some of the nation's most popular restaurant chains. The workers' complaints throw a...