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McDonald's Employees Forced to Work 25-Hour Shifts Say They Were Kept in Boss' Basement (TEXT and VIDEO)
Business  (tags: McDonalds, business, corruption, corporate, immigrants, labor rights, law, ethics, society )

Carrie No
- 591 days ago -
The employees, who were working at McDonalds under a cultural exchange program, said they were forced to work shifts that ran longer than a day and pay for housing in the basement of the franchisee, where their rent was nearly in line with what they...
Tell McDonald's to Stop Buying Luxury Jets Until They Pay Workers a Living Wage
Business  (tags: petitions, McDonalds, workers, wages )

- 708 days ago -
More than half of low-wage workers employed by the largest U.S. fast-food restaurants earn so little that they must rely on public assistance to get by. McDonald's is the worst offender, costing taxpayers $1.2 billion in poverty benefits for its employee
Starvation Wages   video
Business  (tags: Starvation wages, Bernie Sanders, CEO, McDonalds, Yum Brands, Burger King, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell )

- 764 days ago -
While fast-food chains pay what Sanders called "starvation wages," he noted the exorbitant salaries for top executives at the same firms. If the CEO of McDonald's, can earn $13.8 million surely the workers at McDonald's can make at least $10 an hour.
Fast Food Strikes Intensify in Seven Cities
Business  (tags: Fast food, Strikes, Labor, domino's, KFC, Wendy's, McDonalds, Editor's Picks, Business News, News, Politics News )

- 796 days ago -
This morning marks the start of what will likely be the largest fast food worker mobilization in U.S. history, with a New York City walkout today kicking off strikes in seven cities over four days.
Please Sign!! McDonald's: Stop Exploiting Guestworkers! | SumOfUs
Business  (tags: abuse, dishonesty, mcdonalds, labor, business, humans, ethics, lies )

- 936 days ago -
McDonald's has just been caught hijacking a program that's supposed to allow young people to come to the U.S. for cultural exchange programs and professional training. Instead, the fast food giant used it as a source of cheap, exploitable labor.
McDonald's Employee Fired for Letting Peterson Use the Restroom
Business  (tags: bizarre, safety, off-beat, Mcdonalds, NFL, Adrian Peterson, Mn Vikings, employee, labor, business )

- 1724 days ago -
An assistant manager at McDonald's was fired after allowing Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson to use the bathroom while the restaurant was closed. By Chris Chase
McDonald's, CBS, Mazda, Microsoft Sued for 'Sniffing' Web Users' Histories(But What About FaceBook?)
Business  (tags: McDonalds, Microsoft, cbs, mazada, privacy, consumers, business, americans, abuse, corruption, ethics )

- 1733 days ago -
A resident of New York has sued McDonald's, CBS, Mazda and Microsoft for acting in concert with the advertising agency Interclick to collect data from Internet users' web surfing history. By Eric W. Dolan
The Very Unappetizing Truth About McDonald's Chicken Meals
Business  (tags: mcdonalds, chicken, nuggets, ethics, nutrition )

- 1948 days ago -
McDonald's has tried to relaunch itself as a chain that cares about the provenance of its food and its relationship with farmers. But the majority of their chickens come frozen from Brazil or Thailand.

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