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US fast food outlets face strike action

Workers have planned strikes in 270 cities in the US

10th November, 2015
Strikes will take place across battleground states like Ohio, Florida and Virginia Credit: Bloomberg

Fast-food and other low-wage workers across the US will walk off the job in 270 cities and towns as part of a push for a nationwide $15 minimum wage.

Strikes will take place across battleground states like Ohio, Florida and Virginia, as well as in cities like New York, where workers recently won a new $15 hourly wage but will protest in solidarity.

Forbes reports that fast-food employees will be joined by workers from other industries that typically...

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