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Yummy Noodles restaurant in Chinatown. (Photo by Vincent Desjardins via Flickr Creative Commons License)

Taking the ‘High Road’ with Restaurant Workers

Food, Immigration, Labor May 17, 2013 at 5:22 pm

Eateries across the city run on the hands of low-paid servers, busboys and dishwashers. A Feet in 2 Worlds podcast looks at the circumstances of these workers and a group working to improve conditions.

Former Restaurant Workers Demand $27K in Unpaid Wages

Former Restaurant Workers Demand $27K in Unpaid Wages

Labor, Latino March 27, 2012 at 5:51 pm

Wage theft has been a recurring issue for New York City’s Latino community. On March 21, former workers at the restaurant Plaza Garibaldi in Elmhurst, Queens, held a protest, claiming they were cheated out of wages due to them.