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Fast Food Strike May 15!

shortlink here:  http://wp.me/p2w2NH-yp Fast-food workers are planning a global strike for better pay and working conditions, with actions set to take place in 150 U.S. cities and 32 other countries in a bid to exert pressure on multinational companies. Strikes … Continue reading

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Plastic Peanuts? McDonald’s Wants to Pay You With Plastic!

shortlink here http://wp.me/p2w2NH-nA mnemonic here:  http://urlet.com/tougher.wanting via NY Daily News: She asked for paper – but all they offered was plastic. A Pennsylvania woman is now suing the McDonald’s franchise that refused to pay her by check and instead insisted … Continue reading

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NYC Fast Food Workers Strike for $15, Smeared by Fox & Friends

Fox Smears Striking NYC Fast Food Workers While Pushing Minimum Wage Myths Blog››› April 5, 2013 11:17 AM EDT ››› REMINGTON SHEPARD Fox News campaigned against New York City fast food workers who are striking to secure higher wages by … Continue reading

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