Organizations
National

“The Fight for $15” VS. “The Faces of 15”

Conventional wisdom for decades has held that research has been inconclusive on the impact on business  raising the minimum wage has. Advocates of hiking the wage claim it improves the economy by putting more money in workers pockets. Critics argue that rising cost of labor puts people out of work. Recent evidence has favored the […]

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Wisconsin

Fast Food Wage Protesters Don’t Wash Hands

Some employees at a local McDonald’s apparently didn’t think following health codes was a prerequisite for demanding a raise. That has become apparent as a local McDonald’s that was recently closed due to health violations is also the same McDonald’s where employees demonstrated last fall calling for fast food workers around the country to receive […]