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Nelson Mandela's Job Title

Laura Barrett | Posted 02.05.2014 | Politics
Laura Barrett

Organizers don't pound the drum on their own behalf, they are too busy winning issues. But at moments like this, the importance of organizing is revealed. It moved a nation, and our world through the genius of it's foremost practitioner, Nelson Mandela.

Jillian Berman

McDonald's May Not Quite Grasp What The Word 'Strike' Means

HuffingtonPost.com | Jillian Berman | Posted 12.06.2013 | Business

The actions taking place outside McDonald's and other fast-food restaurants across the country this week aren't technically strikes, according to McDo...

Here's Why Fast Food Workers Are Striking This Week

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 12.06.2013 | Business

Fast food workers earn a median wage of $8.90 per hour. That's slightly more than the federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour, but it's way ...

We Should Start Tipping America's Super-Broke Fast Food Workers

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 12.05.2013 | Business

Basically no one is tipping America’s fast-food workers. But after looking at a new survey of tipping practices by salary information site PayScale,...

Fast Food Workers Expected To Walk Off The Job In 100 Cities Today

AP | By CANDICE CHOI and SAM HANANEL | Posted 02.04.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Fast-food workers and labor organizers marched, waved signs and chanted in cities across the country on Thursday in a push for highe...

Japanese Youth Choose Fast Food Over Traditional Cuisine

AP | YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 12.03.2013 | World

TOKYO (AP) — Washoku, the traditional cuisine of Japan, is being considered for designation as part of the world's priceless cultural heritage by th...

How Young Is Too Young For A Fast Food Habit?

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

How young is too young when it comes to developing a fast food habit? Even in California, a state with one of the lowest rates of obesity for young ch...

Strikes To Hit 100 American Cities

AP | CANDICE CHOI and SAM HANANEL | Posted 12.02.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Fast-food workers in about 100 cities will walk off the job on Thursday, organizers say, which would mark the largest effort yet in ...

FIRST LOOK -- Del Taco Testing Turkey Meat

Foodbeast | Posted 11.22.2013 | Taste
Foodbeast

Looking to cut back a few pounds before the holidays but you can't just seem to kick your Del Taco habit? Turkey Tacos. Del Taco looks to expand a h...

8 Things You Didn't Know About Subway

The Daily Meal | Posted 11.20.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

For example, did you know that its founder, Fred DeLuca, started the company when he was only 17 years old?

The 5 Unhealthiest Fast-Food Kids' Meals

The Daily Meal | Posted 01.25.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

We tracked down the unhealthiest kids' meal combos at fast-food chains, and they're not always the ones you'd expect.

These Disturbing Fast Food Truths Will Make You Reconsider Your Lunch

The Huffington Post | Renee Jacques | Posted 05.12.2014 | Taste

What's a McDonald's burger look like after it's been in someone's pocket or 14 years? You'd be surprised.

2014 Burger Trends: Freshness & Loyalty

BurgerBusiness | Posted 01.25.2014 | Taste
BurgerBusiness

Burgers are culinary survivors: They can adapt no matter where mainstream tastes flow.

The Drive-Through Killing

Rob Hiaasen | Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty
Rob Hiaasen

I looked at the girl in the drive-through window. She was crying. I wondered if my mom was crying. I looked at her. I saw her straighten up in the front seat. She started the Mercury, and we went back home. I never got my hamburger and vanilla shake.

Fast Food Logos Make It Harder To Feel Happy

Alison Spiegel | Posted 11.19.2013 | Business

Golden arches, red pigtails, a smiling Colonel Sanders -- these iconic fast food symbols may seem harmless enough, but new research reveals a darker t...

McDonald's Testing "Build-Your-Own Burger"

AP | CANDICE CHOI | Posted 11.15.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's is looking to give people a little more wiggle room to customize their orders, as they can at chains such as Chipotle, Fi...

McDonald's Tries To Fix Drive-Thru Sluggishness

Posted 11.15.2013 | Business

McDonald's has announced it will add a new window to its drive-thru in hopes of speeding up the process and improving its customer service. More fr...

McDonald's Tries Build-Your-Own Quarter Pounders

BurgerBusiness | Posted 11.14.2013 | Taste
BurgerBusiness

Why shouldn't the Golden Arches try it?

Major Pizza Chain To Eliminate Controversial Practice

Posted 11.14.2013 | Green

Papa John's has pledged to stop raising sows in gestation crates, the Humane Society announced on Thursday. Gestation crates confine pregnant sows...

Frozen McRib Photo Will Make You Question Everything In Life

Posted 11.14.2013 | Business

The McRib is once again back on certain McDonald's menus. And while fans are clamoring to track down the much-coveted pork sandwich, a Reddit user rem...

Subway's Sriracha Sauce Goes National

Posted 11.07.2013 | Taste

Mayo + sriracha? We don't hate it.

Denny's New Menu for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

GrubGrade | Posted 11.06.2013 | Taste
GrubGrade

Launching nationwide tomorrow at Denny's is the new menu for the next installment in the trilogy... The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, hitting theaters December 13th. The menu will consist of some returning items, like Hobbit Hole Breakfast and some interesting new items as well.

How Cooking At Home Helps Fight Hunger

Alison Cayne | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste
Alison Cayne

Demand for SNAP benefits is proof that we are living in a time of long-term unemployment and a very deep recession. Moreover, we have a food system that artificially makes healthy, simple food more expensive than processed non-food.

LOOK: Children And Fast Food Explained In Two Graphs

Posted 11.05.2013 | Healthy Living

Over the past few years, fast food chains have touted the benefits of their healthier options, especially for children. But are all those McDonald's A...

Usain Bolt Ate INSANE Number Of Chicken McNuggets During Olympics

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 11.05.2013 | Sports

What does it take to power an elite athlete to Olympic gold? If the athlete in question is Usain Bolt, known as the fastest man alive, the answer i...