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Mcdonald's Wages

Alexander C. Kaufman

Why Corporate America Is Finally Raising Wages

HuffingtonPost.com | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 04.02.2015 | Business

It's good for business.

McDonald's Is Raising Wages For Some Workers

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 04.02.2015 | Business

McDonald's is finally giving some of its workers a raise. The fast-food giant on Wednesday announced plans to give employees a 10 percent pay bump ...

Low-Wage Workers Butt Heads with 21st Century Capital

Crossover Dreams | Posted 10.05.2014 | Politics
Crossover Dreams

A few hundred ethnically diverse demonstrators filled a sunny afternoon with demands that fast-food chains pay a living wage.  

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.

Jillian Berman

America's Terrible Fast Food Pay Has Gone Global, And Workers Are Fighting Back

HuffingtonPost.com | Jillian Berman | Posted 05.15.2014 | Business

“It’s nice to see a little bit of America here.” That’s what Sherry Shipley, an American expat living in Vietnam, told USA Today upon the ...

Raises on McDonald's Menu

Arun Ivatury | Posted 05.07.2014 | Business
Arun Ivatury

It took a mandatory Securities and Exchange Commission filing, but McDonald's appears to have finally acknowledged the obvious in its recently-issued 2013 annual report: it may have to pay its workers more money.

McDonald's Can Afford To Pay More

Bloomberg | Christopher Flavelle | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

Bloomberg View: The restaurant industry, which employs one in 10 Americans, many of them earning low wages, says it can't afford an increase in the...

Everything You Wanted to Know About Finances but Were Afraid to Ask Ronald McDonald

Lester & Charlie | Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy
Lester & Charlie

Wow. We've lived in this era of unchecked corporate greed for a while now. So it's rare that a company's actions take our breath away. But there you have it. The McDonald's hotline stopped just short of pointing out how much cheaper it is to kill yourself.

McDonald's Tells Workers To Take Vacations Many Can't Afford

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 11.21.2013 | Business

McDonald's is encouraging its workers to take time off to stay healthy, even as many of them can't afford to take that advice. The fast food giant'...

Emily Cohn

McDonald's Tells Worker She Should Sign Up For Food Stamps

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Cohn | Posted 10.29.2013 | Business

McDonald's workers struggling to get by on poverty wages should apply for food stamps and Medicaid. That's the advice one activist McDonald's worke...

Robert Reich: McDonald's And Walmart Can Afford $15 An Hour Wages

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 08.29.2013 | Business

Robert Reich, who certainly knows a thing or two about labor and economic policy, says it's time for some of the nation's largest employers to start p...

Ex-McDonald's CEO: Striking Fast Food Workers' Demands Are A Job Killer

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.21.2013 | Business

If lawmakers were to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour, it would “absolutely” kill jobs, former McDonald’s CEO Ed Rensi told Fox News host ...

The Moral Case for a Higher Minimum Wage

Sean McElwee | Posted 10.08.2013 | Politics
Sean McElwee

The fact that we must still advocate for the minimum wage, progressive taxation, unions and Social Security -- programs taken for granted decades ago - indicates how barbaric our society has become. That is why raising the minimum wage is the only moral option available to us today.

Fast Food Workers Rip McDonald's Budgeting Website

Posted 07.15.2013 | Business

Even McDonald's knows that its workers can't survive on what it pays, according to a group of fast-food workers fighting for fair wages. The fast-f...