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Millennial Home Care Worker to Presidential Candidates: You Want My Vote, Come Get It
Milwaukee Wisconsin Journal Sentinel
Cornelius Powell
February 11, 2016

Fast-food workers plan strike before Milwaukee Democratic debate
Milwaukee Business Journal
Olivia Barrow
February 10, 2016

‘Fight for $15’ protest planned for Democratic debate
CNN
Ahiza Garcia
February 10, 2016

Ordinary People Create Real Change
The New York Times
Ashley Cathey
February 8, 2016

What Working Class New Hampshire Voters Think Of The GOP Candidates’ Poverty Plans
ThinkProgress
Alice Ollistein
February 8, 2016

Workers Tell GOP Presidential Candidates, ‘Raise the Wage’
Public News Service
February 8, 2016

Inside the Fast Food Workers’ Protest at the New Hampshire Republican Debate
VICE
John Surico
February 7, 2016

Workers in Manchester Stage First-Ever NH Fast-Food Strike
New Hampshire Union Leader
February 6, 2016

Push to Hike Minimum Wage for Fast-Food Workers Comes to New Hampshire
New Hampshire Union Leader
Doug Alden
February 5, 2016

I Earn $8 an Hour at a New Hampshire KFC. I’ll Vote for Whoever Will Change That.
The Guardian
Megan Jensen
February 6, 2016

Fast Food Workers in New Hampshire to Protest Ahead of Republican Debate
Fortune
Claire Zillman
February 5, 2016

NH fast food workers to stage protest before debate
Boston Globe
Katie Johnston
February 5, 2016

A Slightly Higher Minimum Wage Could Save Taxpayers Billions
ATTN
Alex Mierjeski
February 5, 2016

Fighting for $15 on campus
AlJazeera America
Amy B. Dean
February 2, 2016

The Fight for $15 in Iowa
The Nation
Michelle Chen
February 1, 2016

Why We Need to Raise the Minimum Wage to $15
The Root
Jean Degrate
January 30, 2016

Protesters for increased minimum wage outside GOP Debate
Iowa State Daily
Michaela Ramm
January 29, 2016

12 photos: Fight for $15 march to the GOP Debate
Des Moines Register
January 28, 2016

Iowa fast food workers strike and rally ahead of Republican debate, caucuses
Daily Kos
Laura Clawson
January 28, 2016

In Iowa, Jobs Are Plentiful but Workers Are Not
New York Times
Patricia Cohen
January 28, 2016

Fast food workers plan series of events ahead of GOP debate
Associated Press
January 28, 2016

Fast food workers in Des Moines join national call for an increase in pay
Radio Iowa
Pat Curtis
January 28, 2016

The Fight for $15 Minimum Wage Heads to Iowa
Fortune
Claire Groden
January 28, 2016

Fight for $15 movement hits Iowa
Des Moines Register
MacKenzie Elmer
January 28, 2016

The Latest: Iowa workers plan rally at GOP debate site
Associated Press
January 28, 2016

These Low-Wage Workers Want The GOP Candidates To Know How They Live
Thinkprogress
Emily Atkin
January 28, 2016

Why Iowa fast-food workers are going on strike
Des Moines Register
Angelica Serrano
January 27, 2016

Iowa Fast-Food Workers Seeking $15 Wage to Strike Ahead of Republican Debate
Bloomberg
Emily Greenhouse
January 27, 2016

Income inequality is the reason I’m voting for the first time—at age 57
Quartz
Betsy Smalls
January 20, 2016

It’s Time to Make the Minimum Wage a Living Wage
Huffington Post
Aaron Pacitti
January 20, 2016

Why Fair Job Scheduling for Low-Wage Workers Is a Racial Justice Issue
In These Times
Liz Ben-Ishai
January 19, 2016

I have a dream: $15 and the union
The Hill
Anthony Thomas
January 18, 2016

Minimum wage-earners to 2016 candidates: ‘Come get our vote’
The Guardian
Jana Kasperkevic
January 15, 2016

Fast-food workers to protest at Democratic debate
USA Today
Paul Davidson
January 15, 2016

Minimum Wage Workers Plan Strike In Charleston Ahead Of Democratic Debate
Buzzfeed
Cora Lewis
January 15, 2016

Fast-food workers to strike ahead of Democratic debate
Politico
Marianne LeVine
January 15, 2016

How McDonald’s Is Ripping Off Consumers in Europe
Huffington Post
Gianluca Di Ascenzo, Antonio Gaudioso, Antonio Longo
January 14, 2016

McDonald’s gouging consumers in EU, complaint alleges
USA Today
Aamer Madhani
January 12, 2016

Italian groups seek EU antitrust probe into McDonald’s
Reuters
Foo Yun Chee
January 12, 2016

Mayor de Blasio to Raise Base Pay for City Workers
New York Times
Michael M. Grynbaum
January 6, 2016

Cuomo to Lift Minimum Wage for Workers at New York Universities
New York Times
Jesse McKinley
January 4, 2016

McDonald’s Business Model Goes On Trial
The Huffington Post
Dave Jamieson
January 7, 2016

Nursing home workers join those seeking $15 an hour
The Recording
January 5, 2016

Workers to share their stories about living on minimum wage
ABC News 10
Karla Ann Coté
January 7, 2016

Report: $15 minimum wage will boost wages by $15B
Associated Press
January 5, 2016

De Blasio and Cuomo Each Position Themselves as Champions of $15-Wage
Miami Observer News
Jillian Jorgensen
January 6, 2016

New Minimum Wages in the New Year
The New York Times
Editorial
December 26, 2015

The 10 Biggest Retail Stories Of 2015
Forbes
Clare O’Connor
December 23, 2015

A $15 Minimum Wage Is Sweeping The Nation
ThinkProgress
Bryce Covert
December 22, 2015

The Year’s Biggest Social Justice Stories
The New York Times
Charles Blow
December 20, 2015

Serving Up a Raise in the Senate Cafeteria
New York Times
Teresa Tritch
December 18, 2015

Why raising the minimum wage is good economics
PBS Newshour
John Komlos
December 15, 2015

The Fight for $15 Changed How We Talk About – and Raise – the Minimum Wage
Takepart
Shaya Tayefe Mohajer
December 14, 2015

How A $15 Minimum Wage Took Over The Democratic Party
Think Progress
Bryce Covert
December 9, 2015

Council Wage Review Committee Wants Health Care Employers To Boost Minimum Hourly Pay
WESA 90.5
Liz Reid
December 8, 2015

Sunnyvale takes big step toward $15 minimum wage 
Silicon Valley Business Journal
Bryce Druzin
December 7, 2015

Day-Care Costs Can Drive a Family Into Poverty Before a Child Reaches Kindergarten
The Nation
Michelle Chen
December 7, 2015

E.U. Investigates McDonald’s Tax Deal With Luxembourg
New York Times
James Kanter
December 3, 2015

Fight economic inequality with collective bargaining
Detroit Free Press
Thomas E. Perez
December 3, 2015

Vestager opens probe into McDonald’s EU taxes
Politico
Nicholas Hirst
December 3, 2015

EU to investigate McDonald’s tax deals with Luxembourg
Reuters
Foo Yun Chee
December 3, 2015

Lawmaker calls for $15 Delaware minimum wage
Delaware Online
Jonathan Starkey
December 2, 2015

Stronger Unions Are the Way to Rebalance Our Economy
Newsweek
Dorian T. Warren
November 27, 2015

Why I’m voting for the first time in 2016
Reuters
Terrence Wise
November 23, 2015

$15 minimum voting bloc takes shape
USA Today
Donna Brazile
November 23, 2015

McDonald’s Could Be the Bain Capital of the 2016 Presidential Race
Fortune
Tsedeye Gebreselassie
November 14, 2015

Budget-Busting Childcare Costs Are Talk of the Campaign Trail
Bloomberg Politics
Michelle Jamrisko
November 19, 2015

Airport workers at 7 U.S. hubs to strike Wednesday night
Washington Post
Luz Lazo
November 18, 2015

New York Cities to Raise Minimum Wage for City Workers
Associated Press
David Klepper
November 18, 2015

4th GOP Republican Presidential Debate: Part 1: Nov 10, 2015
Fox News
November 10, 2015

A Billionaire, Some Millionaires, and a No-Show Senator Debate How Best to Block Wage Hikes
The Nation
John Nichols
November 11, 2015

Fast food workers protest nationwide, pushing presidential candidates to join fight
Associated Press
Joseph Pisani
November 10, 2015

Protesters rally for higher U.S. fast-food wages, union rights
Reuters
Laila Kearney
November 10, 2015

Why the success of the $15 minimum wage movement has surprised its leaders
Los Angeles Times
Chris Kirkham and Samantha Masunaga
November 11, 2015

Fight for $15 targets politicians in bid to take minimum wage to the ballot box
The Guardian
Jana Kasperkevic
November 10, 2015

‘Fight for $15’ protests get political: How might GOP candidates respond?
Christian Science Monitor
Schuyler Velasco
November 10, 2015

Workers’ Unlikely Ally in Fight for $15 Minimum Wage: Senior Citizens
Fortune
Claire Zillman
November 10, 2015

Hillary Clinton Shows Her Support For The Fight For 15 Campaign
Huffington Post
Dave Jamieson
November 10, 2015

Childcare Workers Make 40% Less Than the Nationwide Median Wage
The Nation
Michelle Chen
November 9, 2015

How The Fight For $15 Could Affect Your Kids
Huffington Post
Daniel Marans
November 11, 2015

Low-Wage Workers Go on Strike for $15 Minimum Wage in NYC and Hundreds of Other Cities
New York Magazine
Jaime Fuller
November 10, 2015

How ‘Fight for 15’ is putting minimum wage on the 2016 political agenda
Mashable
Megan Specia
November 10, 2015

Popeyes CEO on fast food wage hikes: ‘Life will go on’
CNN Money
Paul R. La Monica
November 12, 2015

As GOP pushes bringing back Old America, Fight for 15 strives to bring equality for immigrants and minorities
New York Daily News
Juan Gonzalez
November 10, 2015

These Are The Faces Of The Fight For 15 Movement
Huffington Post
Willa Frej
November 10, 2015

A worker campaign is shifting the 2016 debate around the minimum wage
Washington Post
Lydia DePillis
November 11, 2015

How the Fight for $15 is uniting Latinos, blacks and whites in a movement the nation should pay attention to
Fusion
Tim Rogers
November 11, 2015

The Fight for $15 Comes to the Republican Debate
The New York Times
Teresa Tritch
November 10, 2015

Push For $15 Minimum Wage Becoming Part Of Presidential Politics
NPR
Marilyn Geewax
November 10, 2015

Fast food workers protest for higher pay, push presidential candidates to join fight
AP
Joseph Pisani
November 10, 2015

McDonald’s Gives Its Shareholders $30 Billion as Its Workers Protest for $15 an Hour
Vice
Avi Asher-Schapiro
November 10, 2015

5 Things Every Politico Should Know About the Fight for $15
Medium
Yannet Lathrop
November 10, 2015

How ‘Fight for 15’ is putting minimum wage on the 2016 political agenda
Mashable
Megan Specia
November 10, 2015

Cuomo to Create $15 Minimum Wage for New York State Workers
New York Times
Jesse McKinley
November 10, 2015

Photos Of The Fight For $15 Protests Reveal A Unified Movement Gaining Momentum
Bustle
Hillary E. Crawford
November 10, 2015

Unions Push to Establish Bloc of Low-Wage Voters
The Wall Street Journal
Eric Morath and Melanie Trottman
November 10, 2015

Over 1,000 Low-Wage Workers March On Brooklyn McDonald’s To Protest “Modern Day Slavery”
Gothamist
Emma Whitford
November 10, 2015

Fast-food workers rally for wage hike
Chicago Tribune
Jose M. Osorio
November 10, 2015

Fast-food workers hold their largest strike ever
MSNBC
Adam Howard
November 10, 2015

Fast food workers strike nationwide for $15/hr
CBS/AP
November 10, 2015

5 arguments people use against raising the minimum wage, and one mom’s beautiful reasons for it.
Upworthy
Brandon Weber
November 10, 2015

Fast-food workers strike, seeking $15 wage, political muscle
USA Today
Paul Davidson
November 10, 2015

Protesters for higher U.S. fast-food worker wages march in New York
Reuters
Laila Kearney
November 10, 2015

Fast-food workers plan nationwide rallies with eye toward 2016
Al-Jazeera
Ned Rsnikoff
November 9, 2015

Alabama workers join national push for higher minimum wage, with eyes on 2016 elections
AL.com
Kelsey Stein
November 9, 2015

Fast Food Workers Plan Tuesday Strikes In 270 Cities, Vow To Take $15 Wage To Voting Booth
Forbes
Clare O’Connor
November 9, 2015

U.S. fast-food workers to strike in 270 cities: organizers
Reuters
Ian Simpson
November 9, 2015

Fight For 15 Preparing Biggest Nationwide Strikes To Date
Attn:
Alex Mierjeski
November 5, 2015

Low-wage workers to protest GOP presidential debate
The Hill
Tim Devaney
November 5, 2015

Fast-Food Workers Take Aim at Elections
TIME
Victor Luckerson
November 5, 2015

Fast-Food Protesters Hope to ‘Sway’ the 2016 Election With New Round of Demonstrations
Grub Street
Clint Rainey
November 5, 2015

Fast-food workers plan new strike, aim to sway election
USA TODAY
Paul Davidson
November 5, 2015

How This Small Business Is Tackling Poverty And Paying Its Employees Twice The Minimum Wage
Forbes
Esha Chhabra
October 30, 2015

Message to My Fellow Execs: Raise Wages!
Politico
Tony James
October 29, 2015

Labor unions aren’t just helpful — they might be ‘necessary’
Business Insider
Bob Bryan
October 25, 2015

Auto Workers Point the Way to Higher Pay
New York Times
The Editorial Board
October 26, 2015

The Morality of a $15 Minimum
Robert Reich
October 19, 2015

Blacks, Low-Wage Employment and the Fight for $15
Ebony Magazine
Marc Bayard
October 23, 2015

Minimum Wage Workers Need To Put In 93 Hour Weeks To Live Decently
Fast CoExist
Ben Schiller
October 22, 2015

As Pittsburgh Grapples With A Changing Workforce, The Fight For 15 Comes To Town
International Business Times
Cole Stangler
October 22, 2015

Starbucks, Fiat ordered to repay millions in taxes in Europe
CNN
Alanna Petroff
October 21, 2015

It’s Science: Raising the Minimum Wage Would Make America a Happier Place
The Nation
Benjamin Ryan
October 15, 2015

To Live on Minimum Wage, You Must Work a Ton of Hours
Money Talks News
Karla Bowsher
October 14, 2015

There is power in a union: Here’s how we beat inequality & rebalance our economy
Salon
Dorian Warren
October 12, 2015

Fight For $15 Movement Recognizes A New Breed of Union
In These Times
David Moberg
October 8, 2015

It’s Getting Harder To Move Beyond A Minimum-Wage Job
FiveThirtyEight
Ben Casselman
October 8, 2015

NY minimum wage push spurs US debate, faces hurdles at home
AP
David Klepper
October 8, 2015

President Obama, Workers Need a Seat at the Table
TIME
Terrence Wise
October 7, 2015

The 2016 Election and the 42 Percent
Huffington Post
Christine Owens
October 7, 2015

At White House, KC burger worker calls for higher wages
The Kansas City Star
Iana Kozelsky
October 7, 2015

Obama praises unions, workers’ rights at White House Summit
Reuters
Megan Cassella
October 7, 2015

Poll Says Promising A Minimum Wage Hike Would Boost Voter Turnout
Buzzfeed
Cora Lewis
October 6, 2015

Fairness for Franchise Businesses and Workers
The New York Times
Editorial Board
September 25, 2015

Majority of New Yorkers back $15 minimum wage
The Hill
Mark Hensch
September 24, 2015

New Yorkers in favor of raising minimum wage to $15 per hour: poll
Reuters
Daniel Bases
September 18, 2015

McRevolt: The Frustrating Life of the McDonald’s Franchise
Bloomberg
Bryan Gruley and Leslie Patton
September 16, 2015

How this single mom survives on $7.50 an hour
CNNMoney
Logan Whiteside and Richa Naik
September 15, 2015

Target workers in Brooklyn successfully organize ‘microunion’
Fusion
Rob Wile
September 18, 2015

The Living Wage Gap: State by State
The Atlantic
Bourree Lam
September 15, 2015

Making Change: How Workers Like Me Are Winning the Fight for $15
Huffington Post
Alvin Major
September 15, 2015

Home care workers fight for $15
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Latonya Allen
September 15, 2015

Legislators and workers demand $15 an hour minimum wage
Tallahassee Democrat
James Call
September 17, 2015

That burger flipper’s job matters as much as yours
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Lara Granich
September 18, 2015

Here’s What’s Happening 2 Years After This Restaurant Started Paying Workers $15 an Hour
Mic
Zeeshan Aleem
September 14, 2015

$15-an-hour minimum wage: If New York can do it, why not Denver?
The Colorado Independent
Nat Stein
September 11, 2015

Cuomo Pivots Again as He Seeks a $15 Minimum Wage
New York Times
Patrick McGheehan
September 10, 2015

New York governor pushes for first statewide $15 minimum wage in US
The Guardian
Sam Thielman
September 10, 2015

The Minimum Wage: Getting to $15
The New York Times
The Editorial Board
September 4, 2015

Low-Income Workers See Biggest Drop in Paychecks
The New York Times
Nelson D. Schwartz
September 2, 2015

Fight for $15: the strategist going to war to make McDonald’s pay
The Guardian
Steven Greenhouse
August 30, 2015

The pushback against unfair labor practices
Washington Post
Harold Meyerson
September 2, 2015

Low-income Workers See Biggest Drop in Paychecks
New York Times
Nelson D. Schwartz
September 2, 2015

As His Term Wanes, Obama Champions Worker’s Rights
New York Times
Noam Scheiber
August 31, 2015

Low-wage workers are about to get some of the biggest raises they’ve ever seen
Washington Post
Lydia DePillis
September 3, 2015 

Democrats Make A $15 National Minimum Wage An Establishment Principle
BuzzFeed
Evan McMorris-Santoro
August 28, 2015

The Unusual Alliance Trying To Fix America’s Broken Child Care System
ThinkProgress
Bryce Covert
September 2, 2015

Editorial: A Ruling With a Bonus for Fast-Food Workers
The New York Times
The Editorial Board
August 28, 2015

Labor Board Ruling Eases Way for Fast-Food Unions’ Efforts
New York Times
Noam Scheiber and Stephanie Strom
August 27, 2015

SEIU Home-Care Workers Agree to ‘Historic’ Contract
Statesman Journal
Gordon Friedman
August 28, 2015

McDonald’s Workers Take Fight for $15 to Brazil, Accuse Company of “Cannibal Capitalism”
In These Times
David Moberg
August 24, 2015

Labor Secretary Tom Perez to Join the Fight for $15
Huffington Post
Dave Jamieson
August 24, 2015

Bank Tellers Deserve $15 an Hour, Too
Huffington Post|
Keith Mestrich
August 25, 2015

The fearmongers wage war vs. $15
New York Daily News
Heather McGhee
August 29, 2015

McDonald’s Grilled Over Labor, Tax Practices at Brazil Hearing
Reuters
Anthony Boadle
August 20, 2015

Union Takes a McDonald’s Challenge Overseas
New York Times
Noam Scheiber
August 19, 2015

McDonald’s Faces Global Scrutiny at Brazilian Senate’s Human Rights Hearing
Guardian
Bruce Douglas
August 20, 2015

Federal Appeals Court Reinstates Rules Giving Overtime, Minimum Wage to Home Care Workers
Associated Press
Sam Hananel
August 21, 2015

Birmingham Bounce: Raising the Minimum Wage in the South
New York Times
Tessa Tritch
August 20, 2015

McDonald’s grilled over labor, tax practices at Brazil hearing
Reuters
Anthony Boadle
August 17, 2015

Higher Minimum Wage Is Not Killing Restaurant Jobs
Forbes
Erik Sherman
August 13, 2015

New York Should Raise the Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour
CNBC
Nick Hanauer
August 12, 2015

Another Voice: Minimum-wage plan for fast-food workers addresses a serious statewide problem
The Buffalo News
Stephanie A. Miner
August 12, 2015

A $15 wage for fast food workers is good economics (Commentary)
Syracuse.com
James Parrott
August 9, 2015

The 7 Most Dangerous Myths About A $15 Minimum Wage
The Daily Dot
Hanna Brooks Olsen
August 4, 2015

Higher Wages a Surprising Success for Seattle Restaurant
Associated Press
Gene Johnson
July 31, 2015

What Paying Fast Food Workers a Living Wage Would Do to the Price of a Big Mac
Washington Post
Roberto A. Ferdman
July 30, 2015

The Rapid Success of Fight for $15: ‘This Is a Trend That Cannot Be Stopped’
Guardian
Steven Greenhouse
July 24, 2015

Hillary Clinton to Back $15 Fast-Food Minimum Wage in New York
New York Times
Maggie Haberman
July 24, 2015

UC system to boost minimum wage to $15 by 2017
San Francisco Chronicle
John Wildermuth
July 23, 2015

Push to Lift Minimum Wage Is Now Serious Business
New York Times
Patrick McGeehan
July 23, 2015

In nation’s capital, $15-hour minimum wage is headed toward 2016 ballot
Washington Post
Aaron C. Davis
July 22, 2015

L.A. County supervisors agree to boost minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2020
Los Angeles Times
Abby Sewell, Jean Merl and Katie Shepherd
July 21, 2015

Winning $15 an hour means everything to me
CNBC
Alvin Major, KFC employee in Brooklyn
July 23, 2015

New York Panel Recommends $15 Minimum Wage for Fast-Food Workers
New York Times
Patrick McGeehan
July 22, 2015

In Labor Victory, Fast Food Workers in New York Will Get a $15 Minimum Wage
Washington Post
Lydia DePillis
July 22, 2015

Higher minimum-wage proposal gain ground on both coasts
Associated Press
David Klepper and Lisa Leff
July 22, 2015

NY board backs $15 minimum wage hike for fast-food workers
Associated Press
David Klepper and Deepti Hajela
July 22, 2015

New York State Fast Food Workers Will Be Paid $15 an Hour by 2021
The Guardian
Jana Kasperkevic
July 22, 2015

Kansas City Council Votes for Minimum Wage Increase to $13 Per Hour by 2020
Kansas City Star
Lynn Horsely
July 16, 2015

The Good Jobs Strategy
New York Times
Joe Nocera
July 7, 2015

Why a Meaningful Boost for Those at the Bottom Requires Help from the Top
New York Times
Noam Scheiber
July 6, 2015

Farm Labor Groups Make Progress on Wages and Working Conditions
New York Times
Steven Greenhouse
July 3, 2015

Fast-Food Restaurant Should Raise Minimum Wage, New York Panel Says
New York Times
Patrick McGeehan
June 29, 2015

New York State Fast Food Wage Board Meets Amid Calls to Raise Hourly Pay to $15
International Business Times
Cole Stangler
June 29, 2015

Fast-food workers just won a huge and unexpected victory in New York
Vox
5/7/2015

Cuomo Seeks Higher Fast-Food Worker Wages, Bypassing Lawmakers
Bloomberg Business
5/7/2015

NY Governor moves to hike fast-food worker wages
CNN
5/7/2015

New York governor proposes Wage Board to raise minimum wage
Reuters
5/6/2015

Cuomo Moves to Raise Wages for New York Fast-Food Workers
The New York Times
5/6/2015

Andrew M. Cuomo: Fast-Food Workers Deserve a Raise
The New York Times
5/6/2015

Andrew M. Cuomo: Fast-Food Workers Deserve a Raise
The New York Times
5/6/2015

In Test for Unions and Politicians, a Nationwide Protest on Pay
The New York Times
4/15/2015

Fight for $15 swells into largest protest by low-wage workers in US history
The Guardian
4/15/2015

Fast-food strikes widen into social-justice movement
USA Today
4/15/2015

Fast-Food Workers Rally in 236 Cities Seeking Higher Pay
Bloomberg Business
4/15/2015

Low-wage workers’ massive show of strength
MSNBC
4/15/2015

Fast-food workers: Why more strikes over $15 minimum wage
AP
4/15/2015

Here’s What the Fight for $15 Strikers Have in Common With You
The Huffington Post
4/15/2015

Why the home care wage fight matters
CNN
4/15/2015

Campaign to begin for a $15 minimum wage in D.C.
The Washington Post
4/15/2015

Pay Fight: Workers Take to the Streets to Demand $15 Minimum Wage
NBC Nightly News
4/15/2015

Americans are spending $153 billion a year to subsidize McDonald’s and Wal-Mart’s low wage workers
The Washington Post
4/15/2015

How Tasharro Harris, a Child-Care Worker Who Can’t Afford Her Own Child Care, Does It
The New York Times
4/15/2015

“It’s killing me to ask my mom for help”: The heartbreaking cost of a life at McDonald’s
Salon
4/15/2015

Low-wage workers annually cost taxpayers $153 billion in public assistance, a new report says
The Kansas City Star
4/15/2015

What It’s Really Like To Support Yourself On McDonald’s Pay
Refinery29
4/15/2015

Minimum-wage workers take to streets to ‘Fight for 15’
The Los Angeles Times
4/15/2015

‘Fight for $15’ movement takes to the streets on Tax Day, calling for better pay
The Kansas City Star
4/15/2015

Workers to rally for $15 an hour — and even $15K
Contra Costa Times
4/15/2015

San Jose and Oakland fast-food workers join protest for $15-an-hour wages
Contra Costa Times
4/15/2015

Students, adjunct professors rally for higher wages, snarl traffic
The Chicago Tribune
4/15/2015

Low Wage Workers Are Storming the Barricades
Time
4/15/2015

The push for higher wages is starting to look like a real movement
The Washington Post
4/15/2015

Wage Effort Poses Test for Clinton Campaign
The New York Times
4/13/2015

Get a Job? Most Welfare Recipients Already Have One
The Wall Street Journal
4/13/2015

Working, but Needing Public Assistance Anyway
The New York Times
4/12/2015

‘Put some mustard on it’: the burned-at-McDonald’s video
MarketWatch
3/17/15

Why home care workers struggle with low wages
PBS Newshour
3/16/15

McDonald’s workers get burned, citing kitchen scaldings in OSHA filing
Bloomberg Business
3/16/15

To fix inequality, Democrats are pushing unions
The Washington Post
3/13/15

Big fast food seeks injunction against Seattle’s $15 minimum wage
Al Jazeera America
3/10/15

Fast food workers rally on International Women’s Day
New York Metro News
3/8/15

Papa John’s franchise ordered to pay $2 million to N.Y. pizza deliverers
Fortune
3/5/15

Millennials aren’t lovin’ McDonald’s
Al Jazeera
3/4/15

Being a poor corporate citizen is hurting McDonald’s
The Washington Post
3/2/15

McDonald’s accused of dodging $1.13 billion in European taxes
MarketWatch
2/25/15

Brazil unions sue McDonald’s, try to block new stores
The Chicago Sun-Times
2/24/15

Home care workers rally for higher wages
USA Today
2/23/15

The Real Reasons for Walmart’s Wage Hike
The New Yorker
2/20/15

After Walmart, will fast-food wages rise also?
CBS MoneyWatch
2/20/15

McDonald’s Social Media Team Will Answer Literally Any Question Except One
Fast Company
2/19/15

The Very Real Scourge of Wage Theft
The Daily Beast
2/15/15

Will this be the year the minimum wage war is won?
The Guardian
2/13/15 

A Fair Day’s Wage
The New Yorker
2/9/2015 

Not Lovin’ It: McDonald’s Profit Plunges 21%
Forbes
1/23/2015

McDonald’s workers sue over racial discrimination
USA Today
1/22/2015

Fast food industry can pay $15-an-hour minimum wage without loss of profit: UMass study
MassLive
1/20/2015

The State of the Union and the Minimum Wage
The New York Times
1/20/2015

With positive economic news, where is the lift in wages?
MSNBC
1/20/15

Fast food workers’ $15 demand: How aiming high launched a social movement
Fortune
12/4/14

It’s not just fast food: The Fight for $15 is for everyone now
The Washington Post
12/4/14

Strong Voice in ‘Fight for 15’ Fast-Food Wage Campaign
The New York Times
12/4/14

Fight For A $15 Minimum Wage Spreads To New Industries, 190 Cities
Forbes
12/4/14

Convenience Store Employees Join Fast Food Workers in New Strikes
Time
12/4/14

For those juggling multiple jobs, the workweek never ends
The Boston Globe
12/5/14

McDonald’s Worker on Strike: ‘Every Day Is A Struggle … My Son Needs Clothes’
Business Insider
12/4/14

Fast Food Protesters Take To The Streets On 2-Year Anniversary Of Campaign
Huffington Post
12/4/14

America’s Working Poor Face ‘Pervasive’ Wage Theft: Report
NBC News
12/4/14

As workers strike again, the ‘Fight for $15’ expands its political horizons
Christian Science Monitor
12/4/14

 

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