This Is Getting Exciting I’m Excited Solidarity

Fast food workers in Detroit are striking today, in what organizers predict will be the largest strike since 400 people walked off their jobs in New York last month. ("According to the campaign, a walkout by twenty workers at Detroit's 10400 Gratiot Avenue McDonald's prevented the store from operating. Some workers brought in as strikebreakers to replace those striking workers chose to join the strike instead.")

Fast Food Workers Go On Strike

Workers want to unionize and raise their pay from minimum wage to $15 an hour, but it would be more likely that companies would negotiate that figure down—if they're willing to negotiate at all.

What Not to Eat at Fast Food Restaurants

Basically, just don't ever eat at a fast food chain if you can help it.