fast food strike
California Is on the Verge of Becoming the First State to Have a $15 Minimum Wage
A deal reached over the weekend between labor groups and California legislators to gradually reach that goal by 2022 puts the state at the forefront of a national debate over the issue, and could set a precedent for other states to consider.
Fast-Food Workers Strike for Minimum Wage Hike Ahead of Democratic Debate
Workers in Charleston, South Carolina timed their push to raise the minimum wage with the arrival of Democratic presidential candidates for the debate on Sunday.
Relax, a Minimum Wage Hike Won't Bring on the Robot Overlords
The fast-food worker strike is igniting a favorite claim of futurists and Big Business alike: that if minimum wage goes up, companies will just replace humans with robots.