Ian Hodson says occupying McDonald's outlets could become necessary
Monday 4th Sep 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Teachers' union joint president Louise Regan looks to new ways of organising
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
by Felicity Collier
McDONALD’S workers are set to strike on September 4, the Bakers, Food & Allied Workers Union (BFAWU) announced yesterday.
The initial threat of action by employees in Crayford, Kent, and Cambridge over zero-hours contracts prompted the...
Tuesday 22nd Aug 2017
Burger chain appears to cave to demands after huge strike vote
Monday 21st Aug 2017
MCDONALD’S workers are to strike in Britain for the first time after a beefy ballot yesterday backed action over unpalatable pay and conditions at two of its branches.
Beleaguered zero-hours employees in Crayford and Cambridge voted 95.7 per...
Saturday 19th Aug 2017
Fast-food giant ‘punishing union members’
Wednesday 2nd Aug 2017
DESPICABLE fast food giant McDonald’s was forced to apologise yesterday after sinking to a new low with an advert that has been slammed by a charity for exploiting child bereavement.
The TV ad created by London advertising agency Leo Burnett features a young boy talking to his...
Wednesday 17th May 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
IAN HODSON writes on the fight on both sides of the Atlantic for a proper living wage and trade union rights for everyone
Tuesday 29th Nov 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
A McDONALD’S worker exposed her transnational tax-dodging employer yesterday for suspending her over “fraud” accusations after she was left to do the end-of -day accounts by her manager.
Phoebe Wheeler said the job of inputting some data into a computer was left to...
Wednesday 15th Jun 2016
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
Under Jeremy Corbyn, Labour is no longer ‘sponsored’ by McDonald’s as it was during the Blairite years. The party right may complain, but we’re all lovin’ it, writes SOLOMON HUGHES
Friday 22nd Apr 2016