Tag Archive: protest

Seattle Fast Food Workers Vote to Strike

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: SEATTLE FAST FOOD WORKERS VOTE TO STRIKE Thursday action part of global day of protest against low wages SEATTLE – Fast food workers in Seattle today announced their plans to join a global fast-food strike planned for Thursday, May 15. The workers voted Tuesday to take the strike action, part of a…

Boycott McPoverty – February 20th

The big burger chains make billions of dollars a year while paying workers less than it takes to survive. McDonald’s, Burger King, and Wendy’s have franchised a McPoverty business model that  leaves workers unable to support themselves, shifts costs to the public, and lowers consumer demand. When workers aren’t paid enough to even afford basics like…

Workers Ignite A Movement In 2013

Check out our Prezi Presentation of some of the best moments in the new workers’ movement from 2013!