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Majority of Front-Line Fast-Food Workers Need Public Assistance

Majority of Front-Line Fast-Food Workers Need Public Assistance

by Von Diaz on October 15 2013, 3:05PM

A new study shows 52 percent of front-line fast-food employees need public assistance to make ends meet.

Topics: /NOW

McDonald's Guest Workers Strike and Demand Meeting With Company CEO

McDonald’s Guest Workers Strike and Demand Meeting With Company CEO

by Seth Freed Wessler on March 8 2013, 2:24PM

They’re not lovin’ it.

Topics: /NOW

Not Loving It: Young Students Forced to Go to McDonalds for WiFi After Libraries Close

Not Loving It: Young Students Forced to Go to McDonalds for WiFi After Libraries Close

by Jorge Rivas on February 12 2013, 3:02PM

Wifi… would you like fries with that?

Topics: /NOW, Schools & Youth

1976 McDonald's Ad Shows Long Courtship of Black Customers

1976 McDonald’s Ad Shows Long Courtship of Black Customers

by Jorge Rivas on June 28 2012, 3:29PM

Showing a smiling black family gathered around a table at the fast food chain, the ad also proclaims: ‘You don’t have to get dressed up… there’s no tipping.’

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Activist Group Yes Men Confirm NYPD Stop and Frisk Happy Meal Hoax

by Jamilah King on March 6 2012, 2:35PM

But plenty of media took the bait, and now the NYPD’s shady policing practices are up for more debate.

Topics: /NOW

McDonald's Denies NYPD Deal to Give Happy Meals to Stop and Frisk Victims

McDonald’s Denies NYPD Deal to Give Happy Meals to Stop and Frisk Victims

by Jorge Rivas on March 6 2012, 1:51PM

On Tuesday, McDonald’s denied participating in a campaign called “Three Strikes, You’re In!” that rewarded New Yorkers who have been victims of NYPD’s stop and frisk policies with a Happy Meal.

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

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