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Tell fast food companies: Pay workers a $15/hr living wage.

It’s time for fast food giants to grant their employees the raise and rights that they deserve.

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McDonald's should do everything in its power to ensure that employees are paid the wage they deserve – and ensure that employees are allowed to organize a union to prevent future abuses. From Olympic sponsorships to private planes, McDonald's is willing to spend piles of money on everything but the employees who do the everyday work that earns McDonald's a profit. It's time for McDonald's to…

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Let's make New York the first state in the union with a $15 wage for fast-food workers. GAME CHANGER: Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a plan to dramatically raise pay for hundreds of thousands of fast-food workers across New York state. This is what happens when workers join together, go on strike, and demand $15.  Our two and a half year movement for $15 and union rights has changed the…

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RACIST MCDONALD'S BOSSES FIRE 10 WORKERS They were told they didn't "fit the profile" – and then they were fired. Ten McDonald's workers were fired for no reason amidst racist harassment – one McDonald's manager said simply, "There are too many black people in the store."  It's not right – and McDonald's needs to end racist harassment and pay these workers back pay and damages now. Tell…

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Fast food poverty wages are not working. “It has to stop and it has to stop right here. And it will in the State of New York.”

Cuomo’s Push to Raise Wages Lifts Spirits of New York’s Fast-Food Workers

The fast-food workers converged on Union Square in Manhattan last week, chanting and cheering and celebrating a man who some had viewed as a reluctant champion of their cause: Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo of New York. For months, some low-wage workers and their advocates have complained that Mr. Cuomo, a Democrat, seemed unwilling to throw his…Read More
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