Post Tagged with: "fast food workers"

Lilibeth Gonzalez working at a shoe store on Bergen Avenue. Read what she had to say at Mott Haven Herald.
(Photo by Harini Chakrapani via Mott Haven Herald)

Will Minimum Wage Increases Help in the Bronx?

Bronx, Labor February 11, 2016 at 2:44 pm

Mott Haven Herald takes a look at whether the minimum wage increases in the state will provide relief for Bronx residents.

Héctor Figueroa, President of the 32BJ SEIU union (left,) and Comptroller Scott M. Stringer. (Photo by Gerardo Romo via El Diario)

Workers Raise Their Voices for $15 Minimum Wage

Labor, New York June 16, 2015 at 5:39 pm

Fast-food employees made their case for a minimum wage hike at a hearing scheduled by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, El Diario reports.

Thousands of fast food employees went on strike yesterday to demand a raise of the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour. (Photo by Humberto Arellano via El Diario).

Hispanic Fast Food Workers Join Global Strike

Economy, Labor, Latino, New York May 16, 2014 at 10:35 pm

El Diario/La Prensa interviews Hispanic workers in New York who were among the thousands of fast food chain employees who went on strike to demand a raise in the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour.