SD fast food workers prepare for 1-da...

SD fast food workers prepare for 1-day strike

There are 10 comments on the The San Diego Union-Tribune story from Aug 28, 2013, titled SD fast food workers prepare for 1-day strike. In it, The San Diego Union-Tribune reports that:

In this July 29, 2013 photo, demonstrators in support of fast food workers march towards a McDonald's in New York's Times Square, demand ing higher wages and the right to form a union without retaliation.

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John Doe

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

#1 Aug 29, 2013
Fast food workers demanding 15 dollars an hour? What a joke.

Tell me, why should I have to pay taxes to support the welfare state? Why should I HAVE TO PAY FOR YOUR MISTAKES???

If you cannot afford to have children, THEN DO NOT HAVE CHILDREN!!!!!!!!!!

Sterilize all people on welfare. Problem solved immediately....
Herb Utsmells

Madison, AL

#2 Aug 31, 2013
Its all Whities fault
Dan Salazar

AOL

#3 Aug 31, 2013
Did you see the footage of the 'protesters"?
Most were SEUI Union thugs and not fast food workers.
Tragically, if the SEUI got it's way and many of the workers had their hours reduced or lost their jobs as a direct result the SEIU could not care less.

It was just another March for Union Greed.
bob

Milwaukee, WI

#4 Sep 3, 2013
fire all of them
Biker

Saint Louis, MO

#5 Sep 5, 2013
Yep. I want to pay $20 for a burger now. Lets unionize the fast food industry.

How about growing up and getting an adult job? Leave the introductory jobs to the kids that want pocket money.

Want $15 an hour? WORK FOR IT!!! Start in a factory and work your way up.

This is what is wrong with society today. I WANT I WANT I WANT.

LOSERS!!!
GaryFrick

Bethpage, NY

#6 Sep 5, 2013
it's Corporate greed
Gordon

Auckland, New Zealand

#7 Sep 7, 2013
Get a system in place whereby only legal U.S workers can be employed anywhere and the working wage will become realistic without the need for protest,with the new oil finds in nth Dakota staff were scarce at McDonalds,they were offering a hiring bonus of a flat screen T.V and $15 per hour ,the menu food cost the same as the rest of the U.S.
Mr X

Madison, AL

#9 Sep 9, 2013
Whitey's on the Moon

Since: Mar 12

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#10 Sep 11, 2013
The minimum wage should be a living wage. Businesses only care about profits not about their workers. People have needs, their not going to work for free or for cheap, those days are long gone. If you want someone to do your dirty work, it's going to cost you.
Gordon

Auckland, New Zealand

#12 Sep 12, 2013
snapcracklepop wrote:
The minimum wage should be a living wage. Businesses only care about profits not about their workers. People have needs, their not going to work for free or for cheap, those days are long gone. If you want someone to do your dirty work, it's going to cost you.
Not if you get a bunch of Mexicans to do it for $5.00 per hour.

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