Chantel Williams, Fight for $15

WATCH: “FIRED FOR BEING BLACK”

It’s shocking, it’s offensive, but it really happened: Ten McDonald’s workers were fired from their jobs and subjected to racist harassment by their bosses. We could barely believe it – until we saw this video.

We need to make sure this never, EVER happens to any McDonald’s worker. The best thing you can do right now? SHARE.

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McDonald's is the world's second biggest employer – but they consistently underpay workers, accused even of withholding pay and forcing us to work in illegally dangerous conditions.  They're the world's biggest food supplier – but they consistently poison public trust by dodging taxes and pushing off costs onto public coffers. It has to stop – NOW. I worked at a McDonald's in Brazil for a year…

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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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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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