Fast Food Workers

Five Questions for Mary Carmen Farfan, A Fasting Fast Food Worker

Farfan works at Burger King in Los Angeles. She’s fasting for 15 to call attention to anational push for a $15 minimum wage.

Victories (and Setbacks) in the Big Fight for Fair Wages

Tallying up the wins and unfinished work in the fight for a $15 minimum wage.

McDonald's Workers Win Pay Raise

Increases won’t apply to majority of company’s fast food workers, however

Black McDonald's Workers Fired 'To Get the Ghetto Out,' Lawsuit Alleges

The ten plaintiffs have worked a combined 50 years at McDonald’s.

[VIDEO] Ferguson Makes Black Friday Protests Different This Year

This year, Black Friday’s not just about shopping (or not); it’s about standing up against police brutality, too

Guess How Much Fast Food Workers Earn In Denmark?

A living wage

7 Fast Food Worker Strikes--And Arrests--Hit Cities Near You

Workers are now practicing civil disobedience.

What's Different About Fast Food Worker Strikes This Thursday?

Workers plan civil disobedience and hope to add home care workers to their fight

In Rare Move, McDonald's Franchisee Speaks Out

Claims McDonald’s rep said, ‘You guys can make more money if you pay your employees less.’

Fast Food Workers Show Strength in Numbers This Weekend

The Illinois gathering would have been unheard of two years ago

NAACP Backs Fast Food Workers' Fight for $15 Hourly Wage

Fast-food workers are the largest group of minimum wage workers in the country.

More Than 100 Protesters Arrested Outside McDonald's HQ

Heavy police presence met protesters yesterday

McDonald's Campus Closes Because of Fast Food Protests

Barricades and fencing surround the entrance to the McDonald’s campus

Forget Going Global: Fast Food Workers Are Protesting in the Deep South

Workers in small town Ala. want a living wage, too

Fast Food Worker Protests Going Global?

More than 150 U.S. cities and 30 countries reported to take part