Chips are down for US fast-food workers

Thousands of fast-food workers from restaurants such as McDonald’s and Wendy’s walked off the job yesterday to protest for higher pay.

30th July, 2013
Employees of fast-food eateries are striking in New York City, Chicago, St. Louis, Detroit, Milwaukee, Kansas City, Missouri, and Flint, Michigan.

Thousands of fast-food workers from restaurants such as McDonald’s and Wendy’s walked off the job yesterday to protest for higher pay.

Employees of fast-food eateries are striking in New York City, Chicago, St. Louis, Detroit, Milwaukee, Kansas City, Missouri, and Flint, Michigan, this week, organisers said in a statement. The workers, who also are demanding the right to form a union without retaliation, are organized by groups such as New York...

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