fast food

Photos: Fast-Food Strikes Hit 100 Cities

December 5, 2013 marked the largest fast-food strikes in history, organizers say.

Low-Wage Workers in 50 Cities Stage Walk Out

Fast-food and retail workers demand a $15 minimum wage and the right to form unions in pre-Labor Day protest

How Fast Food Companies Steal Workers' Pay

Corporations like Burger King and Domino’s pay close attention to every detail of their franchisees business–except how they keep labor costs down.

New York City's Fast Food Workers Walk Out

On the 45th anniversary of MLK’s assassination, New York City fast food workers tell Colorlines.com why they’re went on strike to demand higher wage and better working conditions.

1976 McDonald's Ad Shows Long Courtship of Black Customers

Showing a smiling black family gathered around a table at the fast food chain, the ad also proclaims: ‘You don’t have to get dressed up… there’s no tipping.’