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Victory in Connecticut!

Connecticut is now officially the seventh state to raise the minimum wage to $15! Thanks to years of organizing by workers, activists, and allies, more than 300,000 low-wage workers in Connecticut will now receive a living wage. More »

10 Reasons McDonald’s Should Talk to Us

McDonald's workers in the Fight for $15 launched a series of strikes demanding better pay, safer workplaces, and union rights. We're not stopping until McDonald's meets all of our demands. Here's why: More »

$15 Minimum Wage Passes in Maryland!

Maryland is now officially the 6th state to pass the $15 minimum wage! This bill will affect more than half a million Marylanders, and is a major step towards breaking generational poverty and creating a brighter future for the next generation of Marylanders. More »

German Fast-Food Workers Fight for $15!

Our movement is truly global! German fast-food workers held an inspiring meeting in Ulm recently to fight for fair wages and union rights. Check it out: German fast-food workers met in Ulm last week. The fight for fair wages and union rights is GLOBAL. #FightFor15 #FastFoodWorkers via @gewerkschaftngg pic.twitter.com/GpX5UWRKDI — Fight For 15 (@fightfor15) February […] More »

Even MORE Evidence Unions Improve & Save Lives

For years, corporate-backed politicians and economists have used scare tactics and misinformation to argue against union rights and a $15 minimum wage. We know this is a lie, and the research shows we're right. A new story published this weekend by the New York Times shows just how big of an impact union rights and a living wage have. More »

Why We Need #UnionsForAll

America's economy and democracy are out of balance. Too much power is in the hands of corporations, billionaires, and self-serving politicians who rig the system against working people. More »

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