Fast Food Workers Strike In 100 Cities

Law360, New York (December 5, 2013, 6:53 PM EST) -- Fast food and retail employees held rallies Tuesday in 100 U.S. cities demanding higher wages, organizers reported on social media.

The protests join a wave of recent walkouts by employees of restaurants like McDonald’s and Wendy’s, decrying their inability to sustain themselves with their wages. Workers have also complained of poor conditions in the restaurants. Turnout was unknown as of Thursday night, with protester social media reporting thousands of strikers. Individual gatherings reportedly ranged from dozens to over 100 people, according to news wires.

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