Those all-too-common lists of cheap places to eat are part of a broader restaurant culture that devalues immigrant labor and ignores the consequences.
Andrew Puzder runs the empire behind Carl's Jr. and Hardee's. 33 current and ex-employees have alleged wage theft, harassment and discrimination at his company.
The dairy industry runs 24/7 but federal law excludes its workers from overtime pay. A new class-action lawsuit in Washington state is challenging that law.
Recent click-tempting headlines say the Fight for 15 movement caused McDonalds to replace cashiers with robots. Except it probably didn’t.
Farmworkers in South Texas marched 200 miles for better wages and working conditions, but the strike failed and workers today are still systematically underpay.
For the third year in a row, the H-2A visa program is running behind. That's left farmers waiting for workers even as the harvest season is well underway.
After over two years of rallying, New York fast-food workers will likely see a significant increase in their hourly wage.
Fast food workers in 100 US cities are planning a strike this week, the largest in a year-long push for higher wages and better working conditions.
More than half of the nation’s fast food workers use public aid programs to support their families according to a new labor study released Tuesday.
A nearly year-old movement to increase wages in the fast food industry spread to 50 cities with yesterday's strike.
A wave of protests and walkouts is hitting fast food restaurants across the country this week.
Twenty days after New York fast food employees struck for higher wages, a group of Chicago workers have taken the torch.