by Alan Pyke Posted on July 7, 2014
While many of his colleagues are striking a more populist tone, the latest fast food executive to speak out on the minimum wage takes the opposite tack.
by Will Freeman Posted on May 23, 2014
McDonald's CEO Don Thompson also claimed that the company offers workers career opportunities.
by Alan Pyke Posted on May 22, 2014
Organizers said 2,000 workers and supporters marched on Wednesday and anticipate another 1,000 will participate on Thursday.
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by Rebecca Leber Posted on May 15, 2014
Spending the day with fast food workers who walked off the job in Georgia to call for a higher wage.
by Alan Pyke, Adam Peck Posted on May 15, 2014 Updated: May 16, 2014
Watch the spread of fast food strikes over the past 18 months.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 15, 2014
Fast food strikes hit 150 cities on Thursday. Workers are walking out to demand better pay and better treatment.
by Rebecca Leber Posted on May 9, 2014
For the second time this week, a CEO of a major fast food company came out in support of raising the minimum wage.
by Alan Pyke Posted on May 8, 2014 Updated: May 8, 2014
When Fred DeLuca founded Subway, the minimum wage was $1.25. It's worth a lot less than that now.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 7, 2014 Updated: May 7, 2014
Thousands of fast food workers will go on strike on May 15 and protests will spread to six different continents.
by Alan Pyke Posted on April 24, 2014
The ratio of CEO-to-worker pay in the fast food industry has exploded and tax loopholes mean the public is funding that inequality.