Fast-food restaurant workers march to demand $15 an hour

Aug 30, 2013 Full story: The Daily Breeze

Hundreds of fast-food workers and their supporters chanted, pounded on drums, blew horns and slapped tambourines Thursday to demand wages of at least $15 an hour and the right to unionize without retaliation.

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Hammonton, NJ

#1 Aug 31, 2013
What incentive is there for kids to do well in school if low skill jobs pay $15 to start? The whole idea of starter jobs is that it is meant to be done for earning teens a few extra bucks. It never was meant as a career unless you were seeking to become manager or even a franchise owner after college.

Edwardsville, IL

#3 Aug 31, 2013
Eliminate welfare and watch for people beg to work cheaper...thats all it takes

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