During the fourth Democratic presidential debate in Columbus, OH, candidates focused on issues that are crucial to working people in this country, including the fight for $15/hr and a union.
Fight for $15 worker-leaders confronted the president of McDonald’s USA over the company’s shameful lack of action on sexual harassment. Survivors of harassment are sick and tired of being ignored by McDonald’s.
Hundreds of McDonald’s workers in South Carolina went on strike to demand higher wages and the right to join a union. Among their many supporters were Senator Kamala Harris and Nina Turner, Senator Bernie Sanders’ campaign co-chair.
It’s clear that our movement — all those strikes, protests, and getting loud online — are making the candidates take notice and stand with us.
Fight for $15 workers took the streets in St. Louis on Wednesday to protest the Mayor’s embarrassing embrace of McDonald’s.
This election, we are holding the candidates accountable for their promises to workers: on workplace rights, raising the minimum wage, and #UnionsForAll. Starting at 4 PM ET / 1 PM PT on October 4th, join workers from around the country for a livestream of our #UnionsForAll Summit event.
Fight for $15 Leader and McDonald’s worker Adriana Alvarez recently returned from a trip to Europe, where she spoke with hundreds of workers about the importance of women’s rights, worker power, and using strikes to win.
Whether they’ve supported our strikes, joined us on the job, or spoken at workers’ forums, it’s clear that presidential candidates are noticing our efforts to win #UnionsForAll. Now it’s time to hear what they have to say.
This past weekend, FIVE major presidential candidates joined striking fast-food workers and supporters in Iowa to show their solidarity with the Fight for $15 and Unions for All.
As the Amazon Rainforest burns at a record rate, McDonald’s continues to sell Big Macs and chicken McNuggets with meat sourced from the Amazon. That pressures farmers to burn the rainforest to satisfy demand.