by Alan Pyke Posted on May 27, 2015
The horror stories are the same, but the treatment McDonald's workers are getting in Brazil is very different from the system they confront in the United States.
by Alan Pyke Posted on May 22, 2015
A McDonald's supporter makes a strange new argument against higher pay for frycooks.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 27, 2015
A group of women are fasting for more than two weeks in their quest to raise the Los Angeles minimum wage.
by Bryce Covert & Dylan Petrohilos Posted on April 15, 2015
Wednesday's strikes and protests mark the 10th coordinated strike to hit the fast food industry since the movement started in 2012.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 7, 2015
Domino's CEO Patrick Doyle says that an improving labor market means the company will have to pay more.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 16, 2015
Workers at McDonald's describe being burned by boiling oil and hot grills without protective gear or first aid kits.
by Alan Pyke Posted on March 5, 2015
Worker strikes, weak sales, and threats to the company's business model lead McDonald's to oust former CEO Don Thompson in January. Now they're going to pay him another $3 million to stay on as a consultant.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 3, 2015
None of the black plaintiffs say they were rehired at a new location, but white and Hispanic workers with less experience were.
by Alan Pyke Posted on January 29, 2015
Don Thompson leaves McDonald's in a dire position, caught between frustrated shareholders, irate employees, and a pending legal case that could undermine the entire industry's business model.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 23, 2015
A new study finds that fast food restaurants wouldn't have to resort to layoffs, even with a $15 minimum wage.