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Going Nowhere Fast at McDonald's

Jack Temple | Posted 07.23.2014 | Business
Jack Temple

Forget the salad wraps or apple slices -- McDonald's is now serving up an even more creative alternative, in an attempt to satisfy thousands of workers demanding fair wages and respect at the workplace.

Human Capital in the Twenty-First Century

Scott M. Stringer | Posted 07.21.2014 | New York
Scott M. Stringer

The fast-food industry must take responsibility for the risks that its unbalanced approach to human capital management have created for shareowners, workers, communities and the economy as a whole.

The Fast-Food Strikers Are Fighting for All of Us

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 10.08.2013 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Fast food workers have been conducting one-day strikes for better wages and working conditions in several American cities. They've also been doing much more than that: They're shown the entire country real leadership.

Mark Gongloff

No, The McDonald's McDouble Is Not The 'Greatest Food In Human History'

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 07.31.2013 | Business

I may be a little late to this, but it is never too late to point out how stupid it is to argue that the McDonald's McDouble cheeseburger is the "grea...

Caroline Fairchild

McDonald's Employees Walk Out In Protest Of Broken Air Conditioner After Crew Member Collapses

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 07.22.2013 | Business

A New York City McDonald's crew walked out Friday, saying they were forced to work without air conditioning amid record-high temperatures. One worker ...

Dave Jamieson

Fast Food Workers Strike In New York City

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 04.04.2013 | Business

Stephen Warner works part-time at a McDonald's in New York City, earning the legal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour. He hasn't seen a pay bump since he ...

They're Not Lovin' It: Striking Workers May Be McDonald's Worst Nightmare

Elizabeth Parisian | Posted 06.01.2013 | Business
Elizabeth Parisian

McDonald's workers across the country are demanding that the company take responsibility for the working conditions it puts in place, and begin paying workers a living wage.

Alice Hines

NYC Fast Food Workers Go On Strike For Better Pay

HuffingtonPost.com | Alice Hines | Posted 11.29.2012 | Business

At 11:30 am on Thursday, the start of the lunch hour rush, 100-some raucous protesters swarmed a Burger King near New York City’s Penn Station, chan...