Thousands in US participate in nationwide McDonald’s strike, reject ‘PR stunt’ wage hike plan
Workers at McDonald’s outlets in 15 major cities across the US participated in a one-day strike demanding wage hikes and union rights
The Dublin McDonald’s strike, 1979
The strikers’ demands were simple – union recognition and an end to low pay.
NUMSA meet will decide further course of action for South Africa’s labor disputes
The leadership of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa met to discuss the various labor disputes in the country, the demands for wage hike, and the state of government-owned enterprises
Chicago teachers vote to strike for higher wages and fair contracts
In addition to workers affiliated to the Chicago Teachers Union, support staff in schools affiliated with the Service Employees International Union will also join the strike