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.
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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.
by Alan Pyke Posted on April 2, 2014
A new poll finds 89 percent of fast food workers are victims of wage theft, and testimony from former McDonald's managers reveals systematic violations.
by Alan Pyke Posted on March 27, 2014
In at least the third big wage theft settlement this year, Domino's franchises in New York acknowledge they routinely stole from their workers.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 21, 2014 Updated: March 21, 2014
Shake Shack pays $10.70 an hour, on average, while offering health, dental, retirement, and other benefits.
by Alan Pyke Posted on March 13, 2014 Updated: March 13, 2014
The lawsuits name McDonald's corporation as well as franchise owner-operators, and workers are seeking class-action status.
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 3, 2014
Workers will see backpay after accusing Domino's of improperly paying low wages.