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Protestors determined not to work for garbage

By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader Carrying signs that read “I Am A Man” and “I Am A Person,” about 100 fast food and hospital workers...

Fight for $15 sends message with protest

By Patrick Forrest, Chicago Crusader Thousands of McDonald’s and other fast-food cooks and cashiers on Monday, September 5, protested in Chicago and a record 400...

McDonald’s Workers Increase Protests Demanding $15 an Hour

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader “We’re overworked and underpaid, we’re overworked and underpaid, all we want is $15, because we’re overworked and underpaid.” That was...

$15 minimum wage protest intensifies

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader Thousands of workers across the country participated in a one-day strike on Nov. 29 with the purpose of getting...

‘Fight for $15’ strike to hit O’Hare on Nov. 29th

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader Workers in airports, fast-food restaurants, healthcare and the educational sector are planning the biggest protest in the nation’s history...

Chicago O’Hare airport workers to strike November 29

by Aaron Smith and Jon Ostrower, CNN The work stoppage will deliberately miss the busy Thanksgiving travel week, a tactic aimed at bolstering public support,...

Demonstrators send message to Rauner

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader Hundreds of protesters descended on downtown Chicago on Sept. 12 to send a direct message to Illinois Governor Bruce...

McDonald’s, Ken Griffin among targets at Fight for $15’s protests in...

By wgntv.com Protesters calling for pay of $15 an hour and a union will be at McDonald’s stores around the country Thursday as part of...