In a surprising move the defense team for accused coal criminal, Don Blankenship, rested its case Nov. 16 without presenting any witnesses.
"Before I started with Fight for 15, the management would scream and degrade us in front of people; now they actually treat us with respect."
On Nov. 20 #Fastfor15 will mobilize outside of the Walton home in NYC, and on Nov. 24h, outside the Walton home in California.
People's World took it to the streets, asking the question, "Do fast food workers deserve $15 an hour and the right to unionize?"
In one of Florida's newer retiree communities, activists rallied in support of the national day of action for Fight for $15.
"It is important to raise the wages for all of us: on payday workers may be able to pay the rent but can't pay for food."
It results from the persistent demand by CEOs that all wealth get deposited in their pockets.
Fast-food workers will wage their biggest-ever strike Tuesday - one year from Election Day - with walkouts hitting a record 270 cities from Detroit to Denver.
Poultry workers in the United States suffer high rates of injury, earn poverty level wages and work in a climate of fear.
"The future of our students' education is at stake. Our action today is part of a long struggle for racial and educational justice."