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Retail workers in Chicago join the protest of low-wage workers nationwide, marching through the Macy’s store in the city’s fancy Water Tower Place. 
Photo by Michael Utrecht, a Chicago labor activist, via Twitter

Tens of Thousands of Fast-Food Workers Stage 1-Day Strike

From Austin to Chicago, from New York to San Diego, tens of thousands of fast food workers nationwide – along with some retail workers – staged a 1-day strike August 29 for higher pay, respect on the job and the right to organize into unions without management interference. Their walkouts closed McDonald’s, KFC, Burger King and other fast food chains […]

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