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Ministério Público do Trabalho diz que McDonald’s descumpre acordo
O Globo
Joao Sorima Neto
December 2, 2016

McDonald´s terá de pegar multa por jornada de trabalho abusive
Bem Perana
December 2, 2016

Rigging the gig economy: A proposed bill would lure freelance workers to sign away their employee rights for cash
Salon
Angelo Young
November 29, 2016

European Parliament to investigate working conditions at McDonald’s restaurants
Socialists & Democrats
Solange Helin-Villes
November 29, 2016

Le “shopping social” de McDo au pilori du Parlement européen
L’Echo
Frédéric Rohart
November 29, 2016

Thousands of Fight for 15 protesters rise up in 340 cities across the US
The Guardian
Steven Greenhouse
November 29, 2016

See All the Groups Joining Tuesday’s #Fightfor15 Protests
TIME Money
Brad Tuttle
November 29, 2016

For minimum-wage activists, jail time comes with the fight
CBS Moneywatch
Aimee Picchi
November 29, 2016

Column: Fight for $15 has brought $62 billion in raises and counting to underpaid workers
PBS NewsHour
Paul Sonn and Yannet Lanthrop
November 29, 2016

UBER DRIVERS TO STRIKE ACROSS U.S. CITIES
Newsweek
Anthony Cuthbertson
November 29, 2016

Arrests in first ‘Fight for $15’ protest since Trump win
Reuters
Lisa Baertlein and Timothy McLaughlin
November 29, 2016

Thankful for the Fight for $15
Washington Post
Jared Bernstein and Ben Spielberg
November 29, 2016

Squawk Alley
CNBC
November 29, 2016

“Fight for $15” protests sweeping the country
CBS
November 29, 2016

How The Fight For $15 Is Preparing For A Trump Administration
Cora Lewis
Buzzfeed
November 29, 2016

Yes, the US economy is rigged. That’s why we’re striking
The Guardian
Oliwia Pac
November 29, 2016

I’m a Philly grandma risking arrest for a $15/hr minimum wage: Avonne Hargrove
PennLive.com
Avonne Hargrove
November 29, 2016

The Fight for $15 is stronger than ever before
Richmond Times-Dispatch
Marvette Hodge
November 29, 2016

Why I’m Getting Arrested During Today’s National Day of Disruption
The Nation
Brad Lander
November 29, 2016

Study: Low-wage workers won $60M in raises since 2012
The Hill
Tim DeVaney
November 29, 2016

Scores Arrested in First Fight for $15 Protest Since Trump’s Win
Reuters
Lisa Baertlein and Timothy McLaughlin
November 29, 2016

Hundreds Strike at O’Hare
Chicago Tribune
Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz
November 29, 2016

40 people arrested in Los Angeles as workers join day of protest for higher wages and unionization
Los Angeles Times
Samantha Masunaga
November 29, 2016

Uber drivers to join Fight for $15 demonstrations for higher wages
Washington Post
Faiz Siddiqui
November 29, 2016

Hundreds of Chicago O’Hare airport workers go on strike
CNN Money
Julia Horowitz
November 29, 2016

Fight for $15 protesters arrested in New York
CNN Money
Aaron Smith
November 29, 2016

Thousands of workers are flooding city streets to protest the minimum wage
Business Insider
Emily Cohn
November 29, 2016

Workers Put The Minimum Wage Back In The Spotlight
FiveThirtyEight
Ben Casselman
November 29, 2016

Uber drivers in US cities to join ‘Fight for 15’ protests
AOL News
Reuters- Lisa Baertlein
November 28, 2016

Airport workers at major U.S. hubs to join Fight for $15 protests Tuesday
The Washington Post
Luz Lazo
November 28, 2016

Strikes, rallies for higher wages for fast-food and other workers planned Tuesday
The Kansas City Star
Diane Stafford
November 28, 2016

Uber Drivers Strike for $15 Wage
24/7 Wall Street
Chris Lange
November 28, 2016

As Chicago airport workers strike Tuesday, 20 other airports will see protests
Supply Chain Dive
Edwin Lopez
November 28, 2016

Thousands of low-wage workers will strike for higher pay and anti-racist policies
ThinkProgress
Bryce Covert
November 21, 2016

Hundreds of O’Hare workers to strike next week as part of Fight for $15 protests
Chicago Tribune
Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz
November 21, 2016

Minimum wage protests planned in 340 cities
The Hill
Tim DeVaney
November 21, 2016

Airlines Prepare for Possible Strike by O’Hare Support Staff
The Wall Street Journal
Doug Cameron
November 18, 2016

Chicago O’Hare airport workers plan Thanksgiving strike
CNN Money
Aaron Smith
November 18, 2016

O’Hare workers threaten to strike during busy Thanksgiving week
Chicago Tribune
Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz
November 18, 2016

Hundreds of airline workers plan to strike at Chicago O’Hare airport ahead of Thanksgiving rush
Business Insider
Danielle Muoio
November 18, 2016

In the Dumps? Ten Ways to Fight Trump
Common Dreams
Christopher D. Cook
November 18, 2016

MIT expert calls for investing in employees
The Boston Globe
Hae Young Yoo
November 17, 2016

Election rage shows why America needs a new social contract to ensure the economy works for all
The Conversation
Thomas Kochan
November 16, 2016

Joseph Stiglitz: what the US economy needs from Donald Trump
The Guardian
Joseph Stiglitz
November 15, 2016

“Cities will be a powerful antidote to Donald Trump”: Social scientist Benjamin Barber on the emergence of a new urban radicalism
Quartz
Max de Haldevang
November 15, 2016

Minimum wage hike isn’t stopping massive franchise growth in Arizona
Phoenix Business Journal
Steven Totten
November 13, 2016

Even With Republicans at the Helm, Minimum Wages Going Up: Chart
Bloomberg
Shelly Banjo
November 10, 2016

The Bright Spots for Workers Amid Tuesday’s Disastrous Election
In These Times
Theo Anderson
November 10, 2016

Voters raise the minimum wage in four states and pass paid sick leave in two
Daily Kos
Laura Clawson
November 10, 2016

Election 2016: 4 States That Increased the Minimum Wage
Cheat Sheet
Nikelle Murphy
November 10, 2016

Good News For Workers: 4 States Voted To Raise Their Minimum Wage
Fast Co Exist
Adele Peters
November 10, 2016

More than 2 million Americans are getting raises, thanks to states’ minimum wage increases
Business Insider
Kate Taylor
November 9, 2016

Minimum wage boosts: Did low-income workers win?
Christian Science Monitor
Amanda Hoover
November 9, 2016

Minimum Wage Boosts Succeed as Clinton Falls
U.S. News and World Report
Andrew Soergel
November 9, 2016

Four states ok minimum wage hikes to at least $12
USA Today
Kevin McCoy
November 9, 2016

McDonald’s to pay $3.75 million to Bay Area workers in wage violation settlement
East Bay Times
Annie Sciacca
November 2, 2016

McDonald’s Settles Suit Alleging It Cheated Workers Out of Wages
Eater
Virginia Chamlee
November 1, 2016

McDonald’s Will Pay $3.8 Million in Its First-Ever Legal Settlement With Workers
Grubstreet
Clint Rainey
October 31, 2016

McDonald’s Settles Labor Lawsuit With 800 Franchise Workers
BuzzFeed News
Cora Lewis
October 31, 2016

Minimum wage pushes its way into presidential campaign
AP
Christopher Rugaber
October 28, 2016

Child Care Fight for $15 Asks Candidates to Focus on Raising Wages for Early Educators
Education World
Nicole Gorman
October 28, 2016

Federal Judge Hears Minimum Wage Lawsuit
Alabama Public Radio
Alex Aubuchon
October 27, 2016

Pittsburgh’s Fight for $15 town hall shines light on local struggle
Pittsburgh City Paper
Stephen Caruso
October 26, 2016

Cook County approves $13 hourly minimum wage affecting suburbs
Chicago Tribune
Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz
October 26, 2016

Alabama minimum wage case
Politico: Morning Shift
Ted Hesson
October 26, 2016

This is why you can’t survive on the minimum wage
MarketWatch
Jillian Berman
October 25, 2016

We Have More Evidence Debunking A Big Minimum Wage Concern
CheatSheet
Sam Becker
October 24, 2016

Republican opposition to raising the minimum wage is crumbling
The Hill
Judy Conti
October 21, 2016

These women say they were sexually harassed on the job at McDonald’s.
BuzzFeed
October 20, 2016

McDonald’s franchisees reveal the 3 things that are killing them
Business Insider
Hayley Peterson
October 19, 2016

For many people, the fight for a $15-an-hour minimum wage is a matter of life and death
Kansas City Star
Fran Marion
October 18, 2016  

Bucking party, 2 Republicans back minimum wage increase
Miami Herald
Mary Ellen Klas
October 17, 2016

How Did Walmart Get Cleaner Stores and Higher Sales? It Paid Its People More
The New York Times
Neil Irwin
October 15, 2016

Workplace Sexual Harassment: A Threat To Victims, A Quandary For Bystanders
NPR
Yuki Noguchi
October 15, 2016

McDonald’s Workers Have Filed 15 Complaints of Sexual Harassment in the Past Month
The Nation
Michelle Chen
October 14, 2016

McDonald’s Labor Board Deal May Speed Joint Employer Ruling
Bloomberg BNA
Lawrence E. Dube
October 14, 2016

 The power of the one-day strike
People’s World
Al Neal
October 13, 2016

Why I Joined Hundreds of Child Care Workers Protesting the Presidential Debate
The Huffington Post
Katasha Gines
October 12, 2016

‘Let Us Give Our Families the Care We Give Your Families’
The Atlantic
Adrienne Green
October 12, 2016

How Stronger Unions Could Fix Our Economy — And Our Politics
Time Magazine
Rana Foroohar
October 11, 2016

I Filed A Complaint To McDonald’s Corporate For Sexual Harassment. I Was Ignored.
The Huffington Post
Cycei Monae
October 10, 2016

Debate countdown: All eyes on Washington University
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
October 10, 2016

Protesters march amid presidential debate
KSDK – NBC
Jacob Long
October 9, 2016

Low-wage workers take their case to presidential debate
The Hill
Tim Devaney
October 7, 2016

The Fight For 15 Will Use Its Members To Get Out The Vote
BuzzFeed News
Cora Lewis
October 6, 2016

Op-Ed: ‘Fight for $15’ targets St. Louis debate
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Glenn Spencer
October 6, 2016

McDonald’s Knows It’s Losing the Burger Battle—Can It Come Back?
The Wall Street Journal
Julie Jargon
October 6, 2016

McDonald’s, franchisees hit with sexual harassment complaints
Reuters
Daniel Wiessner
October 5, 2016

McDonald’s Staff Complain Of Rampant Sexual Harassment
BuzzFeed
Cora Lewis and Ema O’Connor
October 5, 2016

Workers File Sexual Harassment Claims Against McDonald’s
TIME
Tessa Berenson
October 5, 2016

McDonald’s Workers Detail Horrifying Sexual Harassment
Huffington Post
Emily Peck
October 5, 2016

McDonald’s Workers Across the U.S. Plan Protests Against the Company’s Sexual Harassment Problem
Jezebel
Aimee Lutkin
October 5, 2016

McDonald’s workers are protesting alleged sexual harassment in restaurants across America
Business Insider
Hayley Patterson
October 5, 2016

McDonald’s Workers Across the Country Plan to Protest Over Sexual Harassment
New York Magazine
Claire Landsbaum
October 5, 2016

McDonald’s Workers Plan Protest After Wave Of Sexual Harassment Claims
Refinery29
Michael Hafford
October 5, 2016

McDonald’s Workers File EEOC Complaints Over Sexual Harassment
Bloomberg
Leslie Patton
October 5, 2016

Workers to protest at McDonald’s stores across US over sexual harassment claims
The Guardian
Jana Kasperkevic
October 5, 2016

McDonald’s, franchisees hit with sexual harassment complaints
Reuters UK
Daniel Wiessner
October 5, 2016

McDonald’s Workers Nationwide File Complaints Alleging ‘Rampant Sexual Harassment’
NBC Chicago
October 5, 2016

Poverty, Prosperity and the Minimum Wage
The New York Times
Room for Debate: Michael Strain, Maurice A. Jones, Heather Boushey, Arindrajit Dube
September 29, 2016

Fighting for 15 at the presidential debate
People’s World
Cameron Orr
September 28, 2016

My Story Shows How Sticking Together Works
Department of Labor Blog
Terrence Wise
September 28, 2016

Viewpoint: Minimum wage work is not done
Times Union
Flavia Cabral
September 25, 2016

Predictable Schedules Are the New $15 Minimum Wage
The Atlantic
Adam Chandler
September 22, 2016

Fast food workers to protest for $15 an hour federal minimum wage outside first presidential debate
New York Daily News
Adam Edelman
September 21, 2016

WHY IT MATTERS: Minimum wage
Associated Press
Christopher Rugaber
September 21, 2016

Fast-food employee leading the charge to increase minimum wage to $15.
Vanity Fair
September 21, 2016

Single Mom Turned Organizer Won’t Sit in the Face of Injustice
The Huffington Post
Marisol Bello
September 21, 2016

In $15’s Wake, Fair Scheduling Gains Momentum
The American Prospect
Justin Miller
September 20, 2016

De Blasio Says No More Surprise Work Schedules for New York’s Fast-Food Workers
Grub Street
Clint Rainey
September 16, 2016

Wage, Benefit Boosts Urged at Rallies in 30 States
Bloomberg BNA- Daily Labor Report
Rhonda Smith
September 13, 2016

Moral Day Of Action Rally Calls Government ‘For The People’
Mara Lee
Hartford Courant
Sept. 12, 2016

Two of the biggest movements in the U.S. just teamed up to demand economic and racial justice
Bryce Covert
ThinkProgress
Sept. 12, 2016

Nationwide, Workers Join Clergy to Demand Lawmakers Advance Politics of Morality
CommonDreams
Lauren McCauley
September 12, 2016

‘Moral Day of Action’ Planned in 30 State Capitals and DC
Martha Waggoner
Associated Press
Sept. 12, 2016

Moral Monday March calls for $15 per hour
Cryss Walker
WLNS 6
Sept. 12, 2016

NC clergy to lead ‘Higher Ground Moral Day of Action’ march in Raleigh
David Hurst
WNCN 6
Sept. 12, 2016

Faith Leaders Rally at Capitol Today for Day of Moral Action
Suzanne Potter
Public News Service
Sept. 12, 2016

‘Day of Action’ protests planned Monday in Carson City, 27 other state capitals
Sean Whaley
Las Vegas Review Journal
Sept. 9, 2016

A $15 Minimum Wage Would Stop 1.2 Million Households From Going Hungry
The Nation
Michelle Chen
September 9, 2016

Opposing a Minimum Wage Hike Could Cost the GOP the Senate
Newsweek
Paul K. Sonn
September 8, 2016

For many working minimum wage, the ends never meet
The Washington Post
Theresa Vargas
September 5, 2016

If the Fight for $15 Wins, Fewer Americans Will Go Hungry
TakePart
Jason Best
September 2, 2016

Mapping the Effects of a $15 Minimum Wage on Food Insecurity
CityLab
Eillie Anzilotti
September 1, 2016

Minimum-Wage Hikes Go Straight to the Ballot Box
The Atlantic
Russell Berman
September 1, 2016

Coalition Plans to Press Senate Candidates to Back Minimum Wage Rise
Wall Street Journal
Melanie Trottman
August 26, 2016

A Labor Movement That’s More About Women
The Atlantic
Jonathan Timm
August 25, 2016

Across the U.S., Workers at the Bottom of the Ladder Get Pay Raises
Wall Street Journal
Eric Morath and Julie Jargon
August 23, 2016

We Are Witnessing a New Age of Social Justice Movements—And That Includes Labor
In These Times
Shaun Richman
August 23, 2016

Home Health Care Workers Win $16 Hourly Wage
Home Health Care News
Mary Kate Nelson
August 23, 2016

Reverend William Barber Is on a Mission from God: Change the Country’s Moral Narrative
The American Prospect
Justin Miller
August 22, 2016

To November and beyond: #Fightfor15 convention showcases a worker-led movement
People’s World
Cameron Orr
August 18, 2016

Taking The Fight For $15 To The Old Confederacy
ThinkProgress
Alan Pyke
August 16, 2016

In Show of Force, Fight for 15 Plots Its Political Path
The American Prospect
Justin Miller
August 16, 2016

A Convention For The 64 Million Americans Paid Less Than $15/Hour
Huffington Post
Antoin Adams
August 16, 2016

Minimum Wage Activists Turn Their Focus To The South
Cora Lewis
Buzzfeed
August 15, 2016

Workers rally around wages, race and plans to protest presidential debates
The Guardian
Jana Kasperkevic
August 14, 2016

Activists Gather To Push For $15 Federal Minimum Wage
NPR
Allison Aubrey
August 13, 2016

Thousands of protesters at march in Richmond demand $15 minimum wage
Richmond Times-Dispatch
Denver Pratt
August 13, 2016

SEIU president speaks to Virginia higher wage convention
Daily Progress
August 13, 2016

USA: ‘Fight for $15’ march in Richmond calls for rise in minimum wage
Ruptly TV
August 13, 2016

Yes, Fight for $15
Richmond Free Press
August 13, 2016

$15 minimum wage movement to vote on organizing mass fast-food worker strike
Politico
Donovan Harrell
August 13, 2016

Raising the minimum wage
C-SPAN
August 12, 2016

Fight for $15 minimum wage convention and rally bring thousands to Richmond
Richmond Times-Dispatch
Tammie Smith
August 12, 2016

Workers heading to Richmond to press for higher wages
SF Gate
August 11, 2016

Group pushing for $15 per hour minimum wage holds national convention in Richmond Friday-Saturday
Richmond Times-Dispatch
Tammie Smith
August 10, 2016

More Than Half of Black and Latino Workers Are Paid Less Than $15 an Hour
Time Magazine
Dr. Rev. William J. Barber II
August 10, 2016

Fighting low pay, stressful uncertainty for adjunct faculty
The News & Observer
April McCoy
August 9, 2016

Fight for higher wages lands in Richmond
Washington Post
Jenna Portnoy
August 6, 2016

The Minimum Wage Hike is Good for Business
Forbes
Bill Phelps
August 3, 2016

Vote for $15
Dissent
Michelle Chen
August 1, 2016

How to Engage A Huge Voting Bloc: 64-Million Low-Wage Workers
The Uptake
Andrea Sears
July 29, 2016

Americans Who’d Never Heard of Reverend William Barber II Won’t Be Able to Forget Him After Last Night
The Nation
Ari Berman
July 29, 2016

One Democratic Convention Speech Nailed The Progressive Vision
Common Dreams
Isaiah Poole
July 29, 2016 

Why even Donald Trump wants to raise the federal minimum wage
The Guardian
Jana Kasperkevic
July 29, 2016

Democrats celebrate their move left on minimum wage
Los Angeles Times
Michael A. Memoli and Joseph Tanfani
July 28, 2016

Low-wage Workers Hold 1st Annual ‘Fight for 15’ Convention
Ebony
July 28, 2016

 The Rev. William Barber dropped the mic
Washington Post
Janell Ross
July 28, 2016

Democrats celebrate their move left on minimum wage
Los Angeles Times
Michael A. Memoli and Joseph Tanfani
July 28, 2016

Americans Were Just Introduced to One of the Nation’s Most Powerful Voices
The Huffington Post
Ryan Grim and Julia Craven
July 28, 2016 

Yes, We Should Raise the Minimum Wage
Mother Jones
Kevin Drum
July 28, 2016

Video: Black Lives Matter and Fight for 15
Fusion
July 26, 2016

Detroit home care workers plan to push $15 wage to Dems
The Detroit News
Maureen Feighan
July 25, 2016

Minimum wage hike headed for AZ ballot
Inside Tucson Business
Nick Meyers
July 22, 2016

Minimum wage crusaders are holding a convention – to talk about racism
The Washington Post
Jim Tankersley
July 21, 2016

Adjusted for inflation, the federal minimum wage is worth less than 50 years ago
CNBC
Kate Rogers
July 21, 2016

Minneapolis One Step Closer to $15
Politico
Cogan Schneier
July 21, 2016

San Mateo City Council comes to consensus: $15 by 2019
Silicon Valley Business Journal
Bryce Druzin
July 20, 2016

A Step Forward for Fair Pay at McDonald’s
New York Times
Editorial Board
July 15, 2016

Big Companies are Raising Wages for Lower Earners
Society for Human Resource Management
Stephen Miller
July 15, 2016

Do Minimum-Wage Hikes Mean Healthier Babies?
The Atlantic
Alexia Fernandez Campbell
July 14, 2016

What Theresa May, Jamie Dimon, and the Fight for $15 Have in Common
TIME
Rana Foroohar
July 14, 2016

In-N-Out Can’t Stop Workers From Wearing ‘Fight for $15’ Pins
Eater
Whitney Filloon
July 14, 2016

JPMorgan Chase And Starbucks Minimum Wage Increases—Just Following Trends
Forbes
Adam Hartung
July 13, 2016

Democrats adopt most progressive platform ever
Washington Post
Katrina vanden Heuvel
July 12, 2016

Democrats call for $15 federal minimum wage in platform
Los Angeles Times
Chris Megerian
July 9, 2016

These lowest paid workers have a most important job
CBS Moneywatch
Aimee Picchi
July 8, 2016

The Democratic platform is far more liberal than four years ago. Here’s why that matters
Washington Post
James Downie
July 7, 2016

Local Minimum Wage increases boost incomes in several large cities
USA Today
Paul Davidson
July 5, 2016

This Group Pioneered the Fight for $15. Can They Transform the Fight for Affordable Housing Too?
The Nation
Sarah Jaffe
July 5, 2016

A Midyear Burst of Minimum Wage Increases Starts on July 1
The Wall Street Journal
Melanie Trottman
July 1, 2016

Higher Minimum Wage Goes Into Effect in Los Angeles Area
KABC
July 1, 2016

Alabama Fast-Food Workers Expand Civil Rights Wage Suit
Wall Street Journal
Melanie Trottman
June 30, 2016

$15-an-hour minimum wage: First Minneapolis, then statewide
Star Tribune
John Marty
June 28, 2016

Another City Just Enacted A $15 Minimum Wage
The Huffington Post
Dave Jamieson
June 27, 2016

Flint-area home care worker one of 9 people recognized by White House
Mlive.com
Molly Young
June 24, 2016

New Jersey Senate Passes $15 Minimum Wage, Setting Up Clash With Christie
The New York Times
Patrick McGeehan
June 23, 2016

U.S. should raise minimum wage, overhaul taxes and offer paid maternity leave, IMF says
Associated Press
June 22, 2016

McDonald’s Serves Up A Tax Whopper in Luxembourg
Forbes
Stuart Gibson
June 22, 2016

Wage hike good for businesses, the economy and it’s the right thing to do
The Hill
Keith Mestrich
June 22, 2016

Budget Committee Requests Draft to Implement Voter-Approved Wage Increase
Times of San Diego
Debbie L. Sklar
June 22, 2016

Why North Carolina’s Voting Law Hits Low-Wage Workers Hardest
NBC
Zachary Roth
June 21, 2016

Here’s why some Baltimore business owners support a $15 minimum wage
Baltimore Business Journal
Morgan Eichensehr
June 17, 2016

Boost Minimum Wage and Babies Benefit: Study
US News and World Report
Amy Norton
June 16, 2016

White House Convenes Nation’s First Summit On Women
CBS Philly
Cherri Gregg
June 15, 2016

Minimum Wage Momentum Continues to Surge
The American Prospect
Justin Miller
June 14, 2016

Where Walmart Can Find the Money to Pay Its Workers At Least $15 An Hour
Think Progress
Bryce Covert
June 13, 2016

City Council Oks $15 minimum wage plan
Herald Sun
Lauren Horsch
June 9, 2016

Silicon Valley votes to raise minimum wage to $15 by 2019
Politico
Marianne LeVine
June 10, 2016

DC Lawmakers Approve $15 Minimum Wage
The Daily Meal
Abigail Abesamis
June 9, 2016

Poll finds Californians are strongly in favor of state’s minimum wage increase
Los Angeles Times
Liam Dillon
June 9, 2016

Durham to Gradually Bump Minimum Wage for City Employees to $15 per Hour
Indy Week
David Hudnall
June 9, 2016

The Fight For 15 Movement Clinches A Victory In The Nation’s Capital
ThinkProgress
Bryce Covert
June 8, 2016

D.C. lawmakers approve $15 minimum wage, joining NY, Calif.
Washington Post
Aaron C. Davis
June 7, 2016

San Mateo eyes $15 minimum wage by 2018
The San Jose Mercury-News
Aaron Kinney
June 7, 2016

Pastor: Higher minimum wage is moral issue, stop Trumpism
AL.com
Greg Garrison
June 6, 2016

Raising minimum wage helps working families, doesn’t cost jobs
The Orange County Register
Laurie Stalnaker
June 3, 2016

D.C. Council committee advances $15-an-hour minimum wage legislation
The Washington Times
Ryan M. McDermott
June 1, 2016

Don’t leave tipped workers behind in the fight for fair wages
The Washington Post
Delvone Michael
June 1, 2016

Low wage payers set a low bar for wage earners
Daily Herald
Denise brown
May 30, 2016

Minimum Wage Workers Can’t Afford to Live Anywhere in the U.S.
Care2
Kevin Mathews
May 28, 2016

Thousands of Fight for $15 activists descend on McDonalds shareholder meeting
People’s World
Cameron Orr & Emiliana Sparaco
May 27, 2016

My View: McDonald’s can easily afford to give us a raise
Rockford Register Star
George McCray
May 27, 2016

McDonald’s: Could Wage Protests Damage Brand?
Seeking Alpha
Rohit Chhatwal
May 26, 2016

Workers protest at McDonald’s shareholder meeting for second day
Reuters
May 26, 2016

‘Fight for 15′ Protesters Take Rally to McDonald’s
Jet Magazine
May 26, 2016

Why rising wages are good for McDonald’s
Crain’s Chicago
Joe Cahill
May 26, 2016

Workers Swarm McDonald’s HQ In ‘Fight For $15’ Rally
CBS Chicago
May 26, 2016

McDonald’s headquarters shut as protesters demand $15 an hour
UPI
Andrew V. Pestano
May 26, 2016

Hundreds protest in downpour at shut McDonald’s headquarters
Today
May 26, 2016

Hundreds protest in downpour at shut McDonald’s headquarters
Reuters
Jim Young and Justin Madden
May 25, 2016

Fast Food Workers Protest In Chicago Ahead Of McDonald’s Annual Shareholder Meeting
Progress Illinois
Elly Fortino
May 25, 2016

McDonald’s Corp. (MCD) Closes Headquarters Again As Workers Protest Wages At Fast-Food Company’s Annual Meeting
International Business Times
May 25, 2016

McDonald’s headquarters closed due to worker wage protests
Reuters
May 25, 2016

Fast-food workers deserve a break; so do taxpayers
Memphis Commercial Appeal
David Waters
May 25, 2016

McDonald’s Protesters Will Escalate Wage Battle With Campout
Leslie Patton
Slate
Leslie Patton
May 25, 2016

At McDonald’s HQ, Fight for 15 to Rally for Higher Fast Food Wages
ABC Radio
May 25, 2016

Thousands of Workers Descend on McDonald’s HQ
Workers Independent News
May 25, 2016

Why the Democrats’ platform actually matters this year
Slate
Jim Newell
May 20, 2016

Workers plan major round of protests for McDonald’s annual meeting
Reuters
Lisa Baertlein
May 19, 2016

Dems’ fight for $15 wage could dominate gubernatorial campaign
Politico New Jersey
Ryan Hutchins and Katherine Landergan
May 16, 2016

Allstate raises minimum pay to $15 an hour
Chicago Tribune
Becky Yerak
May 16, 2016

Meet the 25-year-old fighting for a $15 minimum wage
Boston Globe
Katie Johnston
May 13, 2016

City of Cleveland to introduce bill for $15 minimum wage
5 ABC Cleveland
May 12, 2016

Miami Beach commission gives first approval to minimum wage increase
Miami Herald
Joey Fletchas
May 11, 2016

History Makers: Anggie Godoy is Fighting for a Living Wage
History Channel
May 10, 2016

Minimum Wage Hike A Welcome Boost To Home Care Workers
California Healthline
Emily Bazar and David Gorn
May 10, 2016

Why American cities are raising the minimum wage
The Economist
May 9, 2016

A $15 wage would help families
Baltimore Sun
May 9, 2016

Arizona lawmakers seek increase in state’s minimum wage
Capitol Media Services
Howard Fischer
May 8, 2016

Gary Gerber: New minimum wage good for business
Montery Herald
Gary Gerber
May 8, 2016

President Obama calls for higher minimum wage following disappointing job report
The Week
May 6, 2016

Why This Seattle Chef Is Embracing A Higher Minimum Wage For Employees
NPR The Salt
May 6, 2016

A report that analyzed every minimum-wage hike since 1938 should put a bunch of nonsense ideas to rest
Business Insider
Nick Hanauer
May 6, 2016

Series: Is It Time To Raise The Minimum Wage?
NPR Here & Now
May 2 – 6, 2016

Some companies boosting pay for low-wage workers
The Kansas City Star
Elizabeth Bland Glynn
May 3, 2016

Seattle’s $15 Minimum Wage Leaps Another Hurdle
Next City
Jen Kinney
May 3, 2016

Birmingham Fights Back on the Minimum Wage
New York Times
Teresa Tritch
May 2, 2016

At McDonald’s, Fat Profits but Lean Wages
New York Times Editorial Board
April 28, 2016

Workers Sue Over Alabama Wage Law, Citing Civil Rights
Wall Street Journal
Melanie Trottman
April 28, 2016

‘The state stole my raise’: workers sue Alabama over ‘racist’ wage law
The Guardian
Jana Kasperkevic
April 28, 2016

Minimum Wage Ordinance Finalized For Santa Monica
Canyon News
Amber Marron
April 28, 2016

Tuesday’s Baltimore Primary Results Mean a $15 Minimum Wage Is Likely Coming Soon
In These Times
Bruce Vail
April 27, 2016

One of the most popular arguments against raising the minimum wage is getting demolished
Salon
David Dayen
April 26, 2016

Arizona may determine new minimum wage in November
Cronkite News
James Ulrich
April 25, 2016

McDonald’s CEO Says Better Worker Benefits Boosting U.S. Sales
Fortune
Phil Wahba
April 22, 2016

Q&A with a Fast-Food Worker on Fight for $15
Memphis Flyer
Bianca Phillips
April 21, 2016

McDonald’s France to feel the heat over unpaid tax allegations
Financial Times
Adam Thomson
April 20, 2016

Bubble Up Economics & How History Will Remember the Fight for $15
Huffington Post
Nikki Fortunato Bas
April 20, 2016

Baltimore Latest City to Try for $15 Minimum Wage
Afro American
Deborah Bailey
April 20, 2016

From Verizon to McDonald’s, the Worker Strikes Back
American Prospect
Justin Miller
April 19, 2016

Kansas City Fights for 15
University News
April 18, 2016

Report: Target Employees Will Now Get a $10 Minimum Wage
Daily Intelligencer
Jen Kirby
April 18, 2016

Chicago workers fight for $15
The Columbia Chronicle
April 18, 2016

Battle for $15 minimum wage coming to Florida
The Ledger
Lloyd Dunkelberger
April 17, 2016

McDonald’s CEO Steve Easterbrook gets a 368% pay raise while the fast food chain’s workers demand livable wages
New York Daily News
Laura Bult
April 16, 2016

Fight for $15 protesters demand raising minimum wage across U.S.
CBS News
April 15, 2016

Workers Strike in Over 300 Cities in Record Fight for $15 Action
Democracy Now
April 15, 2016

Why I Work At McDonald’s — & Still Have To Rely On Welfare
Refinery 29
Larika Harris
April 15, 2016

Thousands march for $15 hourly wages across United States
Reuters
Alex Dobuzinskis
April 15, 2016

Hillary Clinton Widens Her Embrace Of A $15 Minimum Wage
ThinkProgress
Bryce Covert
April 15, 2016

2 winners and 3 losers of Thursday’s Democratic primary debate
Vox
Dylan Matthews
April 15, 2016

Low-paid health care workers join nationwide protests
CBS Moneywatch
Kate Gibson
April 14, 2016

McDonald’s workers rally in Times Square for $15 minimum wage
CNN Money
Aaron Smith
April 14, 2016

Workers march in Denver in fight for $15 minimum wage
KDVR Denver
Jim Hooley
April 14, 2016

California fast-food workers shift focus from minimum wage to unionizing
Los Angeles Times
Samantha Masunaga
April 14, 2016

Protesters Gather For ‘Fight For $15’ On Tax Day Eve
Denver CBS Local
April 14, 2016

Workers in Philly and Beyond Rally to Raise Minimum Wage
6ABC
Annie McCormick
April 14, 2016

Low Wage Workers Are Staging #FF15 Strikes All Over Chicago Today
Chicagoist
Aaron Cynic
April 14, 2016

‘Fight for $15’ targets McDonald’s with protests
Christian Science Monitor
Lucy Schouten
April 14, 2016

Why Black Lives Matter Activists Are Demanding A $15 Minimum Wage
Think Progress
Kira Lerner
April 14, 2016

‘Fight for $15’ workers protest at Manchester McDonald’s
N
ew Hampshire Union-Leader
Pat Grossmith
April 14, 2016

Hundreds March In Downtown La As Part Of Nationwide Call To Raise Minimum Wage
ABC Los Angeles
April 14, 2016

Low wage workers stage demonstrations in Denver, throughout the country
The Denver Post
Tom McGhee
April 14, 2016

Connecticut nursing assistants join thousands across country in ‘Fight for $15’
New Haven Register
Juliemar Ortiz
April 14, 2016

Here’s What You Need To Know About Today’s Nationwide Strikes
Buzzfeed
Cora Lewis
April 14, 2016

Workers protest low wages in pre-Tax Day Fight for $15 rally
Chicago Tribune
April 14, 2016

‘Fight for 15’ descends upon the South Side
Fox 32 Chicago
April 14, 2016

Notes on Kamp: Why You Should Care About Fight for $15
Austin Chronicle
Amy Kamp
April 14, 2016

Fast food workers set to strike in hopes of doubling wages
CBS46 Atlanta
Rebekka Sherman
April 14, 2016

Meet The Workers Walking Off The Job In The Biggest Low-Wage Strike Yet
ThinkProgress
Bryce Covert
April 14, 2016

Fast food workers plan day of rallies in Philly
Philly.com
Jane M. Von Bergen
April 14, 2016

Minimum wage protest planned for GOP gala
Rachel Maddow Show
April 14, 2016

Disneyland Paris: Fast food workers protest over pay, taxes
Associated Press
Apirl 14, 2016

Fight for $15 Protests
Cleveland.com
April 14, 2016

Rising wages are good; a union, better
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Brian O’Neill
April 14, 2016

Day of Minimum Wage Protests Begins Nationwide, In Times Square
Associated Press
Dave Evans
April 14, 2016

Fix Florida’s Low-Wage Crisis and We Can Fix Our Home Care Crisis
Huffington Post
Patricia Walker
April 13, 2016

Loree Lattik: Time to bring $15 an hour to Colorado
Daily Camera
Loree Lattik
April 12, 2016

Why tens of thousands of workers, from Verizon to McDonald’s, are walking off the job Thursday
Washington Post
Jim Tankersley and Brian Fung
April 13, 2016

A $15 minimum wage is about basic fairness
Commonwealth Magazine
Tyrek Lee Sr.
April 13, 2016

Who Fights For 15?
Buzzfeed
Cora Lewis
April 13, 2016

Group pushing for $15 hourly wage to host rallies across Michigan
MLive.com
Brian McVicar
April 13, 2016

UPMC hospital workers to strike as part of $15-an-hour protest
Paul Gough
Pittsburgh Business Times
April 12, 2016

17 million have received minimum wage increases since 2012, report claims
CNN Money
Ahiza Garcia
April 13, 2016

$15 minimum wage could get on Cleveland ballot
The Cleveland Plain Dealer
Olivera Perkins
April 13, 2016

Low-Wage Workers Plot Their Next ‘Fight For $15’ Strike
The Huffington Post
Dave Jamieson
April 13, 2016

Stand Up KC plans multiple wage strikes in Kansas City
Kansas City Business Journal
Leslie Collins
April 12, 2016

Ken Griffin, McDonald’s among targets at Fight for $15’s Chicago protests
Chicago Tribune
Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz
April 12, 2016

The $15 Minimum Wage Wins Where Silicon Valley Fails Hard
WIRED
Davey Alba
April 8, 2016

We Are Winning the Fight for $15
The Nation
Michelle Chen
April 6, 2016

What life is like on $7.25 per hour
LA Times
Jenny Jarvie
April 6, 2016

California And New York Take The Lead On The $15 Minimum Wage
The Diane Rehm Show
April 5, 2016

Clinton cheers New York’s $15 minimum wage as a national model
Anne Gearan
The Washington Post
April 4, 2016

$15 minimum wage coming to New York, Calif.
John Bacon
USA Today
April 4, 2016

How the $15 Minimum Wage Went From Laughable to Viable
New York Times
April 1, 2016

California and New York Lead the Way Toward a Decent Wage
New York Times
Teresa Tritch
April 1, 2016

Minimum Wage Will Rise To $15 In New York
BuzzFeed
April 1, 2016

Fast Food Workers Join Forces With Teachers To Fight For Better Pay
ThinkProgress
Casey Quinlan
April 1, 2016

‘Fight for 15’ Campaign to Target McDonald’s Stores April 14
ABC News
Candice Choi
March 30, 2016

How a $15 Minimum Wage Went From Fringe to Mainstream
Bloomberg Business
Josh Eidelson
March 29, 2016

Marching Toward a $15 Minimum Wage
New York Times
The Editorial Board
March 30, 2016

UPMC to increase minimum starting wage to $15 an hour
Trib Live
Ben Schmitt
March 29, 2016

California to raise minimum wage to $15 an hour
MSNBC
Zachary Roth
March 28, 2016

Deal reached to raise California’s minimum wage: governor
Reuters
Sharon Bernstein
March 28, 2016

$15 minimum wage measure qualifies for California ballot
CNN Money
Robert McLean
March 23, 2016

Politics and Policy Favor a $15 Minimum Wage in New York
New York Times
Teresa Tritch
March 22, 2016

The trickle-up economics of minimum wage increases
LA Times
March 22, 2016

Why this 30-year-old preschool teacher is joining the fight for $15 an hour
Fusion
March 21, 2016

On the front line of the fight for $15
Boston Globe
Katie Johnson
March 19, 2016

The McDonald’s Model Goes On Trial
Buzzfeed
Cora Lewis
March 16, 2016

Apple, McDonald’s, Google and IKEA to face EU lawmakers over tax deals
Reuters
March 14, 2016

Fight for $15 march in Cleveland today focused on presidential race
Cleveland Plain Dealer
Olivera Perkins
March 14, 2016

Fast food workers protest minimum wage
MSNBC Live with Kate Snow
March 12, 2016

What you ought to know about the blockbuster McDonald’s hearing today in New York
Washington Post
Lydia DePillis
March 10, 2016

The McDonald’s Business Model May Be in for a Big Change
Fortune
Michal Addady
March 10, 2016

Is McDonald’s responsible for franchise workers? Labor law hearing set to begin
Chicago Tribune
Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz
March 9, 2016

Fast-food workers plan strike, protest before Miami Republican presidential debate
Miami Herald
Patricia Mazzei
March 9, 2016

Gov. Andrew Cuomo: NY workers deserve a $15 minimum wage
Syracuse.com
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo
March 7, 2016

Flint Residents Protest for $15 Minimum Wage in Face of Water Crisis
New York Magazine
Claire Landsbaum
March 7, 2016

‘Raise The Wage, Clean Our Water’: Flint Residents Demand $15 Minimum Wage
ThinkProgress
Kira Lerner
March 6, 2016

Hundreds rally for wages, Flint help outside Democratic debate
Detroit Free Press
Katrease Stafford
March 6, 2016

Flint Workers to Presidential Candidates: $15/Hour and Union Rights
Huffpost Politics
Tyrone Stitt
March 5, 2016

A $15 Minimum Wage for New York
The New York Times
March 4, 2016

Huge protests happened outside of the Republican debate in Detroit
Business Insider
Allan Smith
March 3, 2016

Brazil Opens Investigation Into McDonald’s
The New York Times
Stephanie Strom
March 3, 2016

Prosecutor opens probe of McDonald’s practices in Brazil
USA Today
Aamer Madhani
March 3, 2016

Protesters descend on GOP Debate in Detroit
CBS News
March 3, 2016

Hundreds of protesters rally outside Republican debate in Detroit
RT
March 3, 2016

Lively protesters demand $15 minimum wage outside Fox News’ GOP debate
Mashable
Marcus Gilmer
March 3, 2016

Fast-food workers to next president: Raise wages to $15
Detroit Free Press
Frank Witsil
March 2, 2016

Why I’m crashing the GOP debate
CNBC
Janice Talton
February 25, 2016

Houston fast-food workers to strike before debate
Politico
Marianne LeVine
February 25, 2016

Low-Wage Workers Are Protesting Outside Tonight’s GOP Debate
Mother Jones
Delphine d’Amora
February 25, 2016

#FightFor15 Takes on GOP Debate in Houston, Texas
Telesur
February 25, 2016

Protesters Rally Outside of GOP Debate
ABC News
February 25, 2016

Protesters gather near Republican debate
Reuters
February 25, 2016

When States Fight to Overturn Good Local Labor Laws
New York Times
Editorial Board
February 19, 2016

When Harry Truman Nearly Doubled the Minimum Wage
New York Times
Teresa Tritch
February 17, 2016

What it’s like to raise a family on minimum wage
Al.com
Veronica Roscoe
February 19, 2016

Raise Up Alabama coalition launching to fight for a higher minimum wage in Birmingham
Al.com
Kelly Poe
February 16, 2016

‘Fight for $15’ protesters at Republican debate: ‘We can’t afford essentials.’
CNNMoney
Ahiza Garcia
February 13, 2016
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Kansas City Child Care Workers Provide Essential Services For Low Wages
KCUR
Andrea Tudhope
February 18, 2016

Washington Hospital workers win new contract
The Observer Reporter
Karen Mansfield and Rick Shrum
February 10, 2016

Greenville Co. protesters call for $15 minimum wage hike
FOX Carolina
Amanda Shaw
February 14, 2016

Fight for 15 protest (Video)
The Greenville News
February 14, 2016

‘Fight for $15’ protesters at Republican debate: ‘We can’t afford essentials.’
CNN
Ahiza Garcia
February 13, 2016

Greenville fast-food workers walk off the job ahead of primary
Upstate Business Journal
Mark Barrett
February 13, 2016

Politics and protests fill Greenville streets ahead of debate
The Greenville News
Mark Barrett
February 13, 2016

Minimum wage protest planned outside GOP debate
The Greenville News
Amanda Coyne
February 12, 2016

$15 minimum wage protesters crash Democratic debate in Wisconsin
Yahoo! Politics
Meredith Shiner
February 11, 2016

Protesters storm press area at Democratic presidential debate
Boston.com
Nik DeCosta-Klipa
February 11, 2016

Fast-food workers protest across the state on Democratic debate day in Milwaukee
Wisconsin Gazette
February 11, 2016

Morning Shift: Fight for $15 hits debate tonight
Politico
Brian Mahoney
February 11, 2016

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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