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Over 100 Fast Food Workers Arrested After Blockading McDonald’s Corporate Head Quarters

McDonalds in Downey, California. Photo by Bryan Hong

McDonald’s was forced to close its corporate headquarters after thousands protested outside demanding a 15$ an hour minimum wage and the right to unionize.

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WATCH: McDonald’s Managers Ordered To Cheat Employees Out Of Pay

WATCH: McDonald’s Managers Ordered To Cheat Employees Out Of Pay

McDonald’s is certainly no stranger when it comes to being colossal McPricks. In fact, they’re pretty gangsta about it. Let us see how low they go.

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Broadcast News Networks Completely Ignore The Taxpayer Cost Of Low Wages

Original graphic courtesy of  WealthySingleMommy.com

Our traditional broadcast news networks report widely on both welfare and the minimum wage, but ignore how much low wages contribute to welfare spending.

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McDonald’s Manager To Sick Employee: ‘Just Put A Bullet In Your Head’

A manager at a Chicago McDonald's told an employee to just put a bullet in her head after she asked to go home following a diabetic episode on the job. Image: 28704869

A manager at a Chicago McDonald’s told an employee to just put a bullet in her head after she asked to go home following a diabetic episode on the job.

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This CEO Wants To Pay ‘Mentally Retarded’ People $2 Per Hour (VIDEO)

This CEO Wants To Pay ‘Mentally Retarded’ People $2 Per Hour (VIDEO)

Wall Street CEO Peter Schiff tells ‘The Daily Show’ that without a minimum wage, it would be fine for the ‘mentally retarded’ to work for $2 an hour.

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McDonald’s Takes Down Horribly Out-Of-Touch Employee ‘Resource’ Site Amidst Heavy Criticism

Meme by Elisabeth Parker for Addicting Info.

McDonald’s took down its heavily criticized resource site, saying that the negative publicity and scrutiny was unwarranted and didn’t help their workers.

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McDonald’s Website Tells Its Workers To Eat Smaller Meals, Sell Xmas Gifts On Ebay (IMAGES & VIDEO)

Taylor Jones, Politicalcartoons.com

The McDonald’s website has a very Hallmark-y message for its low paid employees: eat smaller meals and sell those annoying Christmas gifts on Ebay.

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The Company Store Redux: Are Fast Food Corporations Reinforcing America’s Culture Of Dependency?

The Company Store Redux: Are Fast Food Corporations Reinforcing America’s Culture Of Dependency?

Do you know how Wal- Mart became so successful? Well fast food companies are guilty of the same economy-destroying crimes-SNAP subsidizing payroll.

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McDonalds Encourages Their Employees To Contact The Government For Financial Assistance (VIDEO)

Meme by Elisabeth Parker for Addicting Info.

A new video has surfaced revealing how McDonalds encourages their employees to go to the government in order to help them with their financial needs.

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McDonald’s Employee Arrested After Confronting Company President About Low Wages (VIDEO)

McDonald's employee, Nancy Salgado, was arrested after confronting corporation President, Jeff Stratton, that she needed a raise. Watch the video. Image: Bobby Hidy @ Flickr

A McDonald’s employee who has been with the fast-food chain for over a decade is going to jail after she courageously took the opportunity to tell her boss that her low wages aren’t enough for her to properly take care of her children. Nancy Salgado interrupted McDonald’s President Jeff Stratton […]

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Raising The Minimum Wage: Australia Proves Your Burger Won’t Cost $20

Raising The Minimum Wage: Australia Proves Your Burger Won’t Cost $20

Australia pays their citizens a high minimum wage and guess what? Contrary to the lies of the GOP, their burger prices are unbelievable!

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Hey McDonald’s! This Fast Food Restaurant Pays Employees $10 An Hour And Is Wildly Successful

Hey McDonald’s! This Fast Food Restaurant Pays Employees $10 An Hour And Is Wildly Successful

Boloco, a Boston-based burrito joint with 23 locations in New England from Burlington, which pays its employees far above minimum wage and turns a profit

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McDonald’s Employee Budgeting Website Reveals How it Enslaves People

McDonalds in Downey, California. Photo by Bryan Hong

In McDonald’s attempt to educate its employees for household budgeting, it reveals how out of touch the company is with the modern workforce.

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Outrageous Fees To Access Your Wages? That’s What Happened To Her

Outrageous Fees To Access Your Wages? That’s What Happened To Her

The accompanying note said that her future earnings would be deposited in this account and she could access it with the card. For a fee.

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Hungry Cop Pulls Gun On Drive-Thru Customer

Artist's rendition of the suspect

Did he have his break that day? Apparently not.

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Poll: Republicans And Democrats Both Like Crappy Food, But Different Crappy Food

Poll: Republicans And Democrats Both Like Crappy Food, But Different Crappy Food

There’s not much that crosses party lines but when it comes to food, it’s amazing how much we do agree upon.

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Oops! Woman Accidentally Shoots Husband In McDonald’s After Dropping Gun (SPECIAL BONUS VIDEO)

Oops! Woman Accidentally Shoots Husband In McDonald’s After Dropping Gun (SPECIAL BONUS VIDEO)

Because the investigating officer says the incident is a reminder of the importance of gun safety, we have included Barney Fife’s special gun safety lesson from ‘The Andy Griffith Show!’

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McDonalds CEO Earns $35,000 Per Day: Fox News Worries About Greedy Unions

McDonalds CEO Earns $35,000 Per Day: Fox News Worries About Greedy Unions

The Golden Arches CEO will probably make more in the time it takes you to read this sentence than you do an hour.

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NYC Fast-Food Workers Walk Out, Demand Right To Unionize, Higher Wages

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Despite low wages, difficult schedules, no benefits, verbal abuse, and increasing corporate profits, the fast food industry is nearly union-free. That may change.

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Eight Reasons Voting Republican Is Like Eating At McDonald’s

Eight Reasons Voting Republican Is Like Eating At McDonald’s

With the 2012 election season in full swing, you’re going to see a lot of commercials for fast-talkers in between the commercials for fast-food. But is there really that much of a difference?

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