Local control is on the chopping block with a law that would strip towns and cities of the ability to regulate business, INCLUDING RAISING MINIMUM WAGE. Corporations are taking control of the entire state of Florida. #FightFor15
The Iowa GOP is pushing a bill to strip local municipalities like Polk County, which passed a $10.75 wage, from raising their minimum wage. They also won't increase the wage statewide, leading to a MINIMUM WAGE CUT for thousands. #FightFor15
Today French McDonald's workers with the CGT Confédération Générale du Travail union went on strike! They were joined by French Presidential candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon who came to "Listen to people who are fighting for their lives!"
We're proud to stand with our sisters and brothers in Europe in the fight for fair pay and respect and union rights on the job!
The #FightFor15 and The Movement for Black Lives are launching our first national joint action April 4, the 49th anniversary of Dr. King’s assassination, with “Fight Racism, Raise Pay” protests in two dozen cities.
There's a ton of straight-up WRONG things that the media often rolls out as truth when it comes to the minimum wage. Fighting misinformation is a never-ending battle, but we literally can't afford to stop fighting. #FightFor15
On April 4, thousands of activists with the #FightFor15 and the The Movement for Black Lives will take to the streets in two-dozen cities across the country to continue the fight for racial and economic justice.
BREAKING: April 4 the #FightFor15 is joining forces with The Movement for Black Lives for a National Day of Protest. On the anniversary of Dr. King's assassination in Memphis as he stood with striking sanitation workers, we are still fighting for The Dream.
Starbucks workers are protesting the policy, decrying the unfairness of giving one class of workers more time to spend with their children than another and shining light on a problem that plagues Americans across the country. #FightFor15