Animal Extinction Protesters Blockade McDonalds Factory

By Charlene Rodrigues, The Independent. -

Animal Rebellion protesters have barricaded a McDonald's factory in Scunthorpe in a move to get the burger chain to switch to an entirely "plant-based food menu by 2025." The ‘animal and [...]

United Kingdom: Animal Rights Group Blockades McDonalds

By Colin Drury, Independent. -

Environmental activits are blockading four McDonald's distribution centres in a bid to stop deliveries to the fast food giant’s restaurants across the country this weekend. Animal Rebellion [...]

Nationwide McDonald’s Strike Rejects ‘PR Stunt’ Wage Hike Plan

Thousands of workers of McDonald’s chain in 15 cities across the United States went on strike for wage hikes. On Wednesday, May 19, workers organized in the “Fight for 15” campaign participated [...]

90-Day Protest Begins At McDonald’s Headquarters

By Manny Ramos, Chicago Sun Times. -

Chicago - Community organizers on Monday kicked off 90 days of picketing at McDonald’s world headquarters in the West Loop, hoping to call attention to what they say are discriminatory practices [...]

McDonald’s Workers Across The US Strike To Protest Coronavirus Working Conditions

Hundreds of McDonald’s workers in the US are protesting unsatisfactory working conditions during the coronavirus pandemic, with some quitting and others decrying the risk they say they’re being [...]

Workers File Sexual Harassment Class-Action Lawsuit Against McDonald’s

By Kate Taylor, Business Insider. -

On Monday, Florida McDonald's workers announced they had filed a $500 million class-action lawsuit against McDonald's, alleging the fast-food giant has a "systemic sexual harassment [...]

McDonald’s Workers Go On Strike Over Unsafe Conditions, Lost Hours, Pay Cuts

St. Louis, MO - Some McDonald's workers in St. Louis, Tampa and Memphis have gone on strike to protest unsafe working conditions, pay cuts and lost hours. More than 100 workers across the [...]

McDonalds’ Workers Strike Is About Workplace Democracy

By Eli Day, Inthesetimes.com -

On Tuesday, over 1,000 people gathered for a strike action at a McDonald's location on Detroit’s East Side. The workers, who were fighting for basic workplace dignity, a fair wage and a union, [...]

McDonald’s, UberEats And Wetherspoon Workers Strike Over Pay

By Staff, Bbc.com -

UberEats riders and a small number of workers from JD Wetherspoon, McDonald's and TGI Fridays have been staging walkouts in a pay dispute. Protests were being held in several UK cities, along [...]

McDonald’s Workers Strike Over Widespread Sexual Harassment

By Naomi LaChance, Truthdig.com -

McDonald’s workers in 10 U.S. cities plan to strike Tuesday at lunchtime over sexual harassment and subsequent retaliation at the fast-food company. “Whatever [anti-harassment] policy they have [...]

Labor Groups Drop #OurWalmart. Who Will Fund Their Fight?

By Dave Jamieson, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Dave Jamieson for The Huffington Post - In 2013, Janet Sparks and five co-workers went on strike at a Walmart store in Baker, Louisiana. The group rode in a caravan to Bentonville, Arkansas, [...]

Brazil Opens Federal Investigation Of McDonalds

By Giovanna Frank-Vitale, www.popularresistance.org -

By Giovanna Frank-Vitale. March 3, 2016 - Today a federal prosecutor in Brazil opened a criminal investigation (attached) into alleged “fiscal and economic crimes” by McDonald’s. The prosecutor’s [...]

McDonald’s Franchise Owners: Fast Food Giant “Facing Its Final Days”

By Nick Bernabe, www.theantimedia.org -

By Nick Bernabe for Antimedia - San Diego, CA — Embattled fast food giant McDonald’s is making headlines yet again. The company has just launched its much advertised all-day breakfast program, [...]

NLRB Hands Fight For $15 Major Victory

By Dave Jamieson, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Dave Jamieson in The Huffington Post - McDonald's, Burger King and every other company that relies on a franchise business model just suffered the legal setback they've been fearing for [...]

5,000 Workers Descend On McDonald’s Shareholder Meeting

By Jack Temple, www.PopularResistance.org -

Marching behind a giant banner that read, “McDonald’s: $15 and Union Rights, Not Food Stamps,” 5,000 cooks and cashiers massed at the company’s corporate headquarters Wednesday to kick off the [...]

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