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Frequently Asked Questions about the “Fight for $15”

1. Does higher pay mean fewer jobs? No. According to numerous studies, raising the minimum wage shows little negative impact on the number of jobs[1]. This may surprise you if you’re used to trickle-down economics, but the data shows that when wages are raised in a broad manner the workers use that increase in wages…

We’re walking out on August 29th. Join us.

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We work at fast food chains and other low-wage jobs and we deserve better. That’s why we’re joining with thousands of other workers from New York to Chicago and beyond to call on low-wage workers across the country to walk off the job on August 29th.  We’re going on strike to improve conditions for all workers…

Worker Power

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What a week of worker power! You probably saw fast food and coffee workers standing up against wage theft on TV, but if ya missed it in person, we got you covered. Check out our YouTube video “Make Them Pay” – it’s a little bonus footage of the week of worker lead actions against wage…