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.
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.
On Sunday, September 15th, workers in Charleston, South Carolina met with presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders to discuss a range of issues, focusing on labor policy and economic justice.
Kim Lawson, a McDonald’s worker in the Fight for $15 and a Union movement who filed a sexual harassment complaint against the company, is featured in a new book by New York Times reporters.
The September 12th debate in Houston showed the STRENGTH of our message in demanding racial and economic justice by raising the minimum wage and winning unions for all.