Feed Your Mind: Get Your Free Magazine

 

SEIU

Service Workers in Silicon Valley City Win Added Job Security

Service Workers in Silicon Valley City Win Added Job Security

Workers gained new protections in Silicon Valley on March 21 when the Santa Clara City Council voted unanimously to allow food and building service workers to keep their jobs for an extended period after a company changes how it handles their work. Under the new ordinance, larger companies will retain janitors, food service workers, security guards […]

'Low Pay' Protest Erupts At McDonald's Headquarters

OAK BROOK, Ill. (AP) — Protesters were arrested after crossing a barricade outside McDonald’s headquarters on Wednesday, as hundreds demonstrated to call attention to the low pay earned by fast-food workers. The actions come ahead of the company’s annual shareholders meeting Thursday, where it is also expected to be confronted on issues including its executive […]