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Why workers in New York took arrest

Why workers in New York took arrest

On September 4th, 500 workers were arrested in sit-ins across the country. In New York, fast food workers shut down 42nd street, right in front of McDonald’s flagship store. This is why. Get involved...

Updated: Adriana’s Fight for 15

Updated: Adriana’s Fight for 15

(Update: See the fifth installment below and Adriana’s arrest on 9/4). Adrianna Alvarez is a McDonald’s worker living in Chicago. Her son, Manuel, is two years old. She’s worked at McDonald’s for four years...

Chipotle Workers Walk Out

Chipotle Workers Walk Out

A Chipotle at Penn State University closed as employees complained of borderline sweatshop-level conditions. Via Onward State: According to former manager Brian Healy, the Chipotle was extremely understaffed with no help from its corporate...

Dignity

Dignity

Fast-food workers and a new form of labor activism.

Video: Nashville Takes Action

Video: Nashville Takes Action

Fast food workers from St. Louis joined workers in Nashville, TN, to ‪#‎StrikefastFood‬ last Thursday. They turned up the fight for $15 by engaging in peaceful civil disobedience and making themselves clear: they’ll do...

Why we lay it on the line

Why we lay it on the line

Andrew McConnell, a McDonald’s striker from Kansas City, penned a heartfelt article in Salon about why he went on strike. This is what the fight is about for him: This fight is for my...

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