by Alan Pyke Posted on December 19, 2014
This is no country for old methods of avoiding legal culpability for worker exploitation. New government charges could spell huge changes to how fast food companies do business.
by Alan Pyke & Dylan Petrohilos Posted on December 4, 2014
In barely two years, fast food worker strikes have spread from New York City to 190 others, jumping to other low-wage industries in the process.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on November 5, 2014
Time to have the sanitation conversation.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 24, 2014
Chipotle and Papa John's are the latest fast food chains to be accused of wage theft.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on October 20, 2014
Gov. Scott Walker's policies haven't exactly made that easy.
by Alan Pyke Posted on October 2, 2014
Workers who talked about union organizing on the job were illegally disciplined in retaliation by a Michigan Burger King franchise.
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 16, 2014
The trade group for franchise owners is lobbying Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) to help in their fight to preserve a business model that squeezes workers.
by Bryce Covert Posted on September 12, 2014
A handful of managers quit over what they say are understaffed conditions that led to brutally long hours.
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 9, 2014
The fourth-highest ranking Republican in the House claims that McDonald's workers know better than to ask for a minimum wage hike.
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 5, 2014
Strikes continue to spread around the country, and fast food workers are now employing nonviolent civil disobedience.