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UC workers protest hundreds of low-wage, dining worker layoffs

UC workers protest hundreds of low-wage, dining worker layoffs

Workers rallied at seven U.C. facilities Wednesday to protest the school’s planned 10-week layoff of at least 200 low-wage workers. Read full article: UC workers protest hundreds of low-wage,...→

UC workers protest hundreds of low-wage, dining worker layoffs

UC workers protest hundreds of low-wage, dining worker layoffs

Workers rallied at seven U.C. facilities Wednesday to protest the school’s planned 10-week layoff of at least 200 low-wage workers. Read full article: UC workers protest hundreds of low-wage,...→

Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Protest Deal With UC Hastings To Move 100s Of Homeless People From Area

Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Protest Deal With UC Hastings To Move 100s Of Homeless People From Area

Dozens of activists marched through San Francisco's Tenderloin Tuesday, denouncing a plan by the city to move hundreds of homeless people from the area in acco [...] Read full article: Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Prote...→

Hundreds protest in Queens for the removal of Christopher Columbus statue on Astoria Boulevard - amNewYork

More than a hundred people marched toward Astoria Boulevard on June 17 to denounce the Christopher Columbus statue as a “symbol of genocide” and demand Read full article: Hundreds protest in Queens for the remov...→

Target to boost employee minimum wage to $15 per hour, give frontline workers $200 bonus

Target to boost employee minimum wage to $15 per hour, give frontline workers $200 bonus

Beginning July 5, Target employees will be eligible to receive a minimum wage of $2 more than the company's current $13 per hour. The federal minimum wage is $ [...] Read full article: Target to boost employee minimum wage to...→

Student Organizes La Jolla Protest for Racial Justice Attended by Hundreds

Student Organizes La Jolla Protest for Racial Justice Attended by Hundreds

Hundreds gathered in a La Jolla community park with a message of equality and unity Friday for the latest in a series of protests around San Diego County deman [...] Read full article: Student Organizes La Jolla Protest for R...→

The Latest: Contract workers stage Paris flash-mob protest

PARIS - Contract workers from France’s all-important food, catering and events industry have held a protest between the Louvre Museum and Champs-Elysees to spr [...] Read full article: The Latest: Contract workers stage Paris...→

Hundreds of current and former mayoral staffers march to Cadman Plaza, criticize de Blasio's protest response - amNewYork

Hundreds of current and former mayoral office and other city agency staffers marched from City Hall to Brooklyn's Cadman Plaza on Monday in protest Mayor Read full article: Hundreds of current and former mayoral s...→

Hundreds Gather At Boston City Hall To Protest Racism

Hundreds Gather At Boston City Hall To Protest Racism

Hundreds gathered at Boston City Hall Plaza on Sunday evening to march against racism. Read full article: Hundreds Gather At Boston City Hall To P...→

More Colorado hotels to lay off hundreds of already furloughed workers

More Colorado hotels to lay off hundreds of already furloughed workers

Uncertain of what the future holds, more Colorado hotels are converting furloughs into layoffs as they wait for the state’s order limiting large group gatherin [...] Read full article: More Colorado hotels to lay off hundreds...→

Hundreds protest in Temecula after mayor’s comments on police

Hundreds protest in Temecula after mayor’s comments on police

Mayor James ‘Stew’ Stewart resigned after criticism for saying he didn’t believe ‘there’s ever been a good person of color killed by a police officer,’ and the [...] Read full article: Hundreds protest in Temecula after mayor...→

'Racism is a pandemic too': UCSF health care workers join San Francisco protest for George Floyd

'Racism is a pandemic too': UCSF health care workers join San Francisco protest for George Floyd

Photos show the UCSF health care workers carrying signs with phrases like "Silence is Violence," "Racism is a Pandemic Too" and "Racism is a Public Health Cris [...] Read full article: 'Racism is a pandemic too': UCSF health ...→

Hundreds Gather In DTLA For Seventh Day To Protest Police Brutality, Curfew Orders In Effect

Hundreds Gather In DTLA For Seventh Day To Protest Police Brutality, Curfew Orders In Effect

The American Civil Liberties Union sent a letter to the city and county of Los Angeles, claiming the curfew orders exceed their authority and represented a vio [...] Read full article: Hundreds Gather In DTLA For Seventh Day ...→

Hundreds March Through Downtown Fort Worth, Organizer Calls for Peaceful Protest

Hundreds March Through Downtown Fort Worth, Organizer Calls for Peaceful Protest

For the fifth day in a row, hundreds of protesters marched through downtown Fort Worth to seek justice for the death of George Floyd. Read full article: Hundreds March Through Downtown Fort Wor...→

Hundreds Gather Outside Naperville Police Station to Protest George Floyd’s Death

Hundreds Gather Outside Naperville Police Station to Protest George Floyd’s Death

Hundreds of protesters gathered outside the Naperville Police Department Monday following the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died in police cu [...] Read full article: Hundreds Gather Outside Naperville Polic...→

Hundreds gather for peaceful protest in Arlington Heights: ‘I’ve been protesting for 50 years. They should have fixed this by now’

Hundreds gather for peaceful protest in Arlington Heights: ‘I’ve been protesting for 50 years. They should have fixed this by now’

A peaceful protest through a park in Arlington Heights late Sunday afternoon put together by two local teens attracted hundreds of residents demanding social j [...] Read full article: Hundreds gather for peaceful protest in ...→

Risk of Getting COVID-19 From Food Is Low, But Dining Out Can Still Be Risky

Risk of Getting COVID-19 From Food Is Low, But Dining Out Can Still Be Risky

The risk of getting COVID-19 from food is "thought to be very low," the CDC recommends you wash your hands with soap and water or use a hand sanitizer that con [...] Read full article: Risk of Getting COVID-19 From Food Is Lo...→

McDonald's to Hire 260,000 Workers as It Reopens US Dining Rooms

McDonald's to Hire 260,000 Workers as It Reopens US Dining Rooms

McDonald’s said Thursday that it would hire 260,000 workers in the United States this summer. The announcement follows similar hiring plans from Subway, Yum Br [...] Read full article: McDonald's to Hire 260,000 Workers as It...→

Target Raising Minimum Wage Pay For Workers To $15 An Hour

Target Raising Minimum Wage Pay For Workers To $15 An Hour

The new permanent pay rate will take effect July 5. The increased wage applies to some 275,000 part-time and full-time workers. Read full article: Target Raising Minimum Wage Pay For Work...→

After White Woman's Racist Tirade, Hundreds Descend On Wilson Park For Workout Protest

After White Woman's Racist Tirade, Hundreds Descend On Wilson Park For Workout Protest

Since video of the Wednesday confrontation emerged between the unidentified white woman and Sherry, the woman who was using the stairs to exercise, two more pe [...] Read full article: After White Woman's Racist Tirade, Hundr...→

Workers at a Chicago Taco Bell location held a caravan protest Tuesday to call a [...]

Workers at a Chicago Taco Bell location held a caravan protest Tuesday to call attention to complaints they’ve made about the working conditions at the restaur [...] Read full article: Workers at a Chicago Taco Bell location ...→

'I'm Upset, I'm Angry, What Do You Not Get?': Hundreds Peacefully Protest Police Brutality In Cherry Hill

'I'm Upset, I'm Angry, What Do You Not Get?': Hundreds Peacefully Protest Police Brutality In Cherry Hill

The crowd marched down Haddonfield Road until coming to a halt in the middle of the highway, where protesters laid on the ground for eight minutes and 46 secon [...] Read full article: 'I'm Upset, I'm Angry, What Do You Not G...→

COVID most heavily hurts low-paid workers, many of them minority: study

More than a quarter of Illinois' workforce is in sectors that generally were closed under the stay-home order. Many of them are out of work, and they dispropor [...] Read full article: COVID most heavily hurts low-paid worker...→

Hundreds in Moreno Valley protest George Floyd’s death

Hundreds in Moreno Valley protest George Floyd’s death

People protesting the death of George Floyd were face to face with Riverside County Sheriff’s Deputies in riot gear at Moreno Valley Community Park almost thre [...] Read full article: Hundreds in Moreno Valley protest George...→

Hundreds gather for peaceful protest through Miami’s streets

Hundreds gather for peaceful protest through Miami’s streets

MIAMI (WSVN) - Hundreds of people have gathered for a peaceful protest through Miami. Protesters could be seen in the area of Northwest 12th Avenue... Read full article: Hundreds gather for peaceful protest thr...→

Hundreds detained on bridge in Dallas protest

Hundreds detained on bridge in Dallas protest

Nearly 200 people were detained after police surrounded protesters in Dallas on the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge, confronting them and firing what appeared to be [...] Read full article: Hundreds detained on bridge in Dallas pr...→

Hundreds of demonstrators gather across D.C. region to protest George Floyd’s death

Hundreds of demonstrators gather across D.C. region to protest George Floyd’s death

Hundreds of protesters across the D.C. region and beyond took to the streets over the weekend to demonstrate against a black man’s death last Monday in Minneap [...] Read full article: Hundreds of demonstrators gather across ...→

Domestic workers face low pay, no health coverage, and COVID-19

Domestic workers face low pay, no health coverage, and COVID-19

A New York nanny wants to work but doesn't "want to risk exposing myself to the virus and exposing my children." Read full article: Domestic workers face low pay, no health...→

Target raising minimum wage to $15, announces bonuses for front-line workers

Target raising minimum wage to $15, announces bonuses for front-line workers

Target said new compensation, effective July 5, includes $15 minimum wages and bonuses in July for front-line workers. Read full article: Target raising minimum wage to $15, anno...→

Health care workers protest in support of Black Lives Matter movement

Health care workers protest in support of Black Lives Matter movement

Health care workers joined together Thursday to stand with the Black Lives Matter movement and speak out against racism.  Read full article: Health care workers protest in support o...→

Protest Wednesday: Supply chain workers, Teamsters demand more COVID-19 safeguards

One of the protests is scheduled to begin at 12:30 p.m. at a CVS distribution center at 777 S.Harbor Blvd. in La Habra. Read full article: Protest Wednesday: Supply chain workers,...→

Officers join marchers in Hollywood as hundreds protest across South Florida

Officers join marchers in Hollywood as hundreds protest across South Florida

HOLLYWOOD, FLA. (WSVN) - Some Hollywood Police officers joined hundreds of demonstrators in one of several marches across South Florida that brought together g [...] Read full article: Officers join marchers in Hollywood as h...→

‘White Coats for Black Lives’ Protest: Healthcare Workers Take a Knee

‘White Coats for Black Lives’ Protest: Healthcare Workers Take a Knee

White Coats for Black Lives, a healthcare workers protest group, gathered to take a knee over the weekend to call for racial justice. Read full article: ‘White Coats for Black Lives’ Protest: H...→

'She Should Be Here Celebrating': Hundreds Protest In Hollywood To Honor Breonna Taylor's Birthday

'She Should Be Here Celebrating': Hundreds Protest In Hollywood To Honor Breonna Taylor's Birthday

Sounds of joy filled the air outside the iconic Laugh Factory in Hollywood on Friday, as hundreds gathered to dance, sing, hug, and connect during a peaceful p [...] Read full article: 'She Should Be Here Celebrating': Hundre...→

Facebook workers stage ‘virtual walkout’ to protest policy on Trump posts

Facebook workers stage ‘virtual walkout’ to protest policy on Trump posts

Working from home didn’t stop dozens of Facebook employees from conducting a virtual walkout in protest of Mark Zuckerberg. Facebookers went on rival social ne [...] Read full article: Facebook workers stage ‘virtual walkout’...→

Hundreds March Through Midtown For Peaceful Protest Over George Floyd's Death

Hundreds March Through Midtown For Peaceful Protest Over George Floyd's Death

Police were also quietly walking alongside the protesters as they marched down Sixth Avenue, serving as a buffer between the crowd and traffic. Read full article: Hundreds March Through Midtown For Peace...→

After night of unrest, hundreds march in Miami, Fort Lauderdale to protest death of George Floyd

After night of unrest, hundreds march in Miami, Fort Lauderdale to protest death of George Floyd

7News cameras captured a large crowd in front of the Broward County Courthouse, jusy before 5 p.m., Sunday.... “We see you!” demonstrators chanted. Read full article: After night of unrest, hundreds march in...→

Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Protest Deal With UC Hastings To Move 100s Of Homeless People From Area

Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Protest Deal With UC Hastings To Move 100s Of Homeless People From Area

Dozens of activists marched through San Francisco's Tenderloin Tuesday, denouncing a plan by the city to move hundreds of homeless people from the area in acco [...] Read full article: Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Prote...→

Domestic workers face low pay, no health coverage, and COVID-19

Domestic workers face low pay, no health coverage, and COVID-19

A New York nanny wants to work but doesn't "want to risk exposing myself to the virus and exposing my children." Read full article: Domestic workers face low pay, no health...→

McDonald's to Hire 260,000 Workers as It Reopens US Dining Rooms

McDonald's to Hire 260,000 Workers as It Reopens US Dining Rooms

McDonald’s said Thursday that it would hire 260,000 workers in the United States this summer. The announcement follows similar hiring plans from Subway, Yum Br [...] Read full article: McDonald's to Hire 260,000 Workers as It...→

Target to boost employee minimum wage to $15 per hour, give frontline workers $200 bonus

Target to boost employee minimum wage to $15 per hour, give frontline workers $200 bonus

Beginning July 5, Target employees will be eligible to receive a minimum wage of $2 more than the company's current $13 per hour. The federal minimum wage is $ [...] Read full article: Target to boost employee minimum wage to...→

After White Woman's Racist Tirade, Hundreds Descend On Wilson Park For Workout Protest

After White Woman's Racist Tirade, Hundreds Descend On Wilson Park For Workout Protest

Since video of the Wednesday confrontation emerged between the unidentified white woman and Sherry, the woman who was using the stairs to exercise, two more pe [...] Read full article: After White Woman's Racist Tirade, Hundr...→

The Latest: Contract workers stage Paris flash-mob protest

PARIS - Contract workers from France’s all-important food, catering and events industry have held a protest between the Louvre Museum and Champs-Elysees to spr [...] Read full article: The Latest: Contract workers stage Paris...→

Protest Wednesday: Supply chain workers, Teamsters demand more COVID-19 safeguards

One of the protests is scheduled to begin at 12:30 p.m. at a CVS distribution center at 777 S.Harbor Blvd. in La Habra. Read full article: Protest Wednesday: Supply chain workers,...→

Hundreds Gather At Boston City Hall To Protest Racism

Hundreds Gather At Boston City Hall To Protest Racism

Hundreds gathered at Boston City Hall Plaza on Sunday evening to march against racism. Read full article: Hundreds Gather At Boston City Hall To P...→

‘White Coats for Black Lives’ Protest: Healthcare Workers Take a Knee

‘White Coats for Black Lives’ Protest: Healthcare Workers Take a Knee

White Coats for Black Lives, a healthcare workers protest group, gathered to take a knee over the weekend to call for racial justice. Read full article: ‘White Coats for Black Lives’ Protest: H...→

'I'm Upset, I'm Angry, What Do You Not Get?': Hundreds Peacefully Protest Police Brutality In Cherry Hill

'I'm Upset, I'm Angry, What Do You Not Get?': Hundreds Peacefully Protest Police Brutality In Cherry Hill

The crowd marched down Haddonfield Road until coming to a halt in the middle of the highway, where protesters laid on the ground for eight minutes and 46 secon [...] Read full article: 'I'm Upset, I'm Angry, What Do You Not G...→

Hundreds protest in Temecula after mayor’s comments on police

Hundreds protest in Temecula after mayor’s comments on police

Mayor James ‘Stew’ Stewart resigned after criticism for saying he didn’t believe ‘there’s ever been a good person of color killed by a police officer,’ and the [...] Read full article: Hundreds protest in Temecula after mayor...→

COVID most heavily hurts low-paid workers, many of them minority: study

More than a quarter of Illinois' workforce is in sectors that generally were closed under the stay-home order. Many of them are out of work, and they dispropor [...] Read full article: COVID most heavily hurts low-paid worker...→

Hundreds Gather In DTLA For Seventh Day To Protest Police Brutality, Curfew Orders In Effect

Hundreds Gather In DTLA For Seventh Day To Protest Police Brutality, Curfew Orders In Effect

The American Civil Liberties Union sent a letter to the city and county of Los Angeles, claiming the curfew orders exceed their authority and represented a vio [...] Read full article: Hundreds Gather In DTLA For Seventh Day ...→

Hundreds gather for peaceful protest through Miami’s streets

Hundreds gather for peaceful protest through Miami’s streets

MIAMI (WSVN) - Hundreds of people have gathered for a peaceful protest through Miami. Protesters could be seen in the area of Northwest 12th Avenue... Read full article: Hundreds gather for peaceful protest thr...→

Facebook workers stage ‘virtual walkout’ to protest policy on Trump posts

Facebook workers stage ‘virtual walkout’ to protest policy on Trump posts

Working from home didn’t stop dozens of Facebook employees from conducting a virtual walkout in protest of Mark Zuckerberg. Facebookers went on rival social ne [...] Read full article: Facebook workers stage ‘virtual walkout’...→

Hundreds gather for peaceful protest in Arlington Heights: ‘I’ve been protesting for 50 years. They should have fixed this by now’

Hundreds gather for peaceful protest in Arlington Heights: ‘I’ve been protesting for 50 years. They should have fixed this by now’

A peaceful protest through a park in Arlington Heights late Sunday afternoon put together by two local teens attracted hundreds of residents demanding social j [...] Read full article: Hundreds gather for peaceful protest in ...→

Hundreds March Through Midtown For Peaceful Protest Over George Floyd's Death

Hundreds March Through Midtown For Peaceful Protest Over George Floyd's Death

Police were also quietly walking alongside the protesters as they marched down Sixth Avenue, serving as a buffer between the crowd and traffic. Read full article: Hundreds March Through Midtown For Peace...→

Hundreds of demonstrators gather across D.C. region to protest George Floyd’s death

Hundreds of demonstrators gather across D.C. region to protest George Floyd’s death

Hundreds of protesters across the D.C. region and beyond took to the streets over the weekend to demonstrate against a black man’s death last Monday in Minneap [...] Read full article: Hundreds of demonstrators gather across ...→

Risk of Getting COVID-19 From Food Is Low, But Dining Out Can Still Be Risky

Risk of Getting COVID-19 From Food Is Low, But Dining Out Can Still Be Risky

The risk of getting COVID-19 from food is "thought to be very low," the CDC recommends you wash your hands with soap and water or use a hand sanitizer that con [...] Read full article: Risk of Getting COVID-19 From Food Is Lo...→

Hundreds protest in Queens for the removal of Christopher Columbus statue on Astoria Boulevard - amNewYork

More than a hundred people marched toward Astoria Boulevard on June 17 to denounce the Christopher Columbus statue as a “symbol of genocide” and demand Read full article: Hundreds protest in Queens for the remov...→

Target raising minimum wage to $15, announces bonuses for front-line workers

Target raising minimum wage to $15, announces bonuses for front-line workers

Target said new compensation, effective July 5, includes $15 minimum wages and bonuses in July for front-line workers. Read full article: Target raising minimum wage to $15, anno...→

Target Raising Minimum Wage Pay For Workers To $15 An Hour

Target Raising Minimum Wage Pay For Workers To $15 An Hour

The new permanent pay rate will take effect July 5. The increased wage applies to some 275,000 part-time and full-time workers. Read full article: Target Raising Minimum Wage Pay For Work...→

Student Organizes La Jolla Protest for Racial Justice Attended by Hundreds

Student Organizes La Jolla Protest for Racial Justice Attended by Hundreds

Hundreds gathered in a La Jolla community park with a message of equality and unity Friday for the latest in a series of protests around San Diego County deman [...] Read full article: Student Organizes La Jolla Protest for R...→

Health care workers protest in support of Black Lives Matter movement

Health care workers protest in support of Black Lives Matter movement

Health care workers joined together Thursday to stand with the Black Lives Matter movement and speak out against racism.  Read full article: Health care workers protest in support o...→

Workers at a Chicago Taco Bell location held a caravan protest Tuesday to call a [...]

Workers at a Chicago Taco Bell location held a caravan protest Tuesday to call attention to complaints they’ve made about the working conditions at the restaur [...] Read full article: Workers at a Chicago Taco Bell location ...→

Hundreds of current and former mayoral staffers march to Cadman Plaza, criticize de Blasio's protest response - amNewYork

Hundreds of current and former mayoral office and other city agency staffers marched from City Hall to Brooklyn's Cadman Plaza on Monday in protest Mayor Read full article: Hundreds of current and former mayoral s...→

Officers join marchers in Hollywood as hundreds protest across South Florida

Officers join marchers in Hollywood as hundreds protest across South Florida

HOLLYWOOD, FLA. (WSVN) - Some Hollywood Police officers joined hundreds of demonstrators in one of several marches across South Florida that brought together g [...] Read full article: Officers join marchers in Hollywood as h...→

More Colorado hotels to lay off hundreds of already furloughed workers

More Colorado hotels to lay off hundreds of already furloughed workers

Uncertain of what the future holds, more Colorado hotels are converting furloughs into layoffs as they wait for the state’s order limiting large group gatherin [...] Read full article: More Colorado hotels to lay off hundreds...→

'She Should Be Here Celebrating': Hundreds Protest In Hollywood To Honor Breonna Taylor's Birthday

'She Should Be Here Celebrating': Hundreds Protest In Hollywood To Honor Breonna Taylor's Birthday

Sounds of joy filled the air outside the iconic Laugh Factory in Hollywood on Friday, as hundreds gathered to dance, sing, hug, and connect during a peaceful p [...] Read full article: 'She Should Be Here Celebrating': Hundre...→

'Racism is a pandemic too': UCSF health care workers join San Francisco protest for George Floyd

'Racism is a pandemic too': UCSF health care workers join San Francisco protest for George Floyd

Photos show the UCSF health care workers carrying signs with phrases like "Silence is Violence," "Racism is a Pandemic Too" and "Racism is a Public Health Cris [...] Read full article: 'Racism is a pandemic too': UCSF health ...→

Hundreds in Moreno Valley protest George Floyd’s death

Hundreds in Moreno Valley protest George Floyd’s death

People protesting the death of George Floyd were face to face with Riverside County Sheriff’s Deputies in riot gear at Moreno Valley Community Park almost thre [...] Read full article: Hundreds in Moreno Valley protest George...→

Hundreds March Through Downtown Fort Worth, Organizer Calls for Peaceful Protest

Hundreds March Through Downtown Fort Worth, Organizer Calls for Peaceful Protest

For the fifth day in a row, hundreds of protesters marched through downtown Fort Worth to seek justice for the death of George Floyd. Read full article: Hundreds March Through Downtown Fort Wor...→

Hundreds detained on bridge in Dallas protest

Hundreds detained on bridge in Dallas protest

Nearly 200 people were detained after police surrounded protesters in Dallas on the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge, confronting them and firing what appeared to be [...] Read full article: Hundreds detained on bridge in Dallas pr...→

Hundreds Gather Outside Naperville Police Station to Protest George Floyd’s Death

Hundreds Gather Outside Naperville Police Station to Protest George Floyd’s Death

Hundreds of protesters gathered outside the Naperville Police Department Monday following the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died in police cu [...] Read full article: Hundreds Gather Outside Naperville Polic...→

After night of unrest, hundreds march in Miami, Fort Lauderdale to protest death of George Floyd

After night of unrest, hundreds march in Miami, Fort Lauderdale to protest death of George Floyd

7News cameras captured a large crowd in front of the Broward County Courthouse, jusy before 5 p.m., Sunday.... “We see you!” demonstrators chanted. Read full article: After night of unrest, hundreds march in...→

Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Protest Deal With UC Hastings To Move 100s Of Homeless People From Area

Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Protest Deal With UC Hastings To Move 100s Of Homeless People From Area

Dozens of activists marched through San Francisco's Tenderloin Tuesday, denouncing a plan by the city to move hundreds of homeless people from the area in acco [...] Read full article: Dozens March Through Tenderloin To Prote...→

Risk of Getting COVID-19 From Food Is Low, But Dining Out Can Still Be Risky

Risk of Getting COVID-19 From Food Is Low, But Dining Out Can Still Be Risky

The risk of getting COVID-19 from food is "thought to be very low," the CDC recommends you wash your hands with soap and water or use a hand sanitizer that con [...] Read full article: Risk of Getting COVID-19 From Food Is Lo...→

Domestic workers face low pay, no health coverage, and COVID-19

Domestic workers face low pay, no health coverage, and COVID-19

A New York nanny wants to work but doesn't "want to risk exposing myself to the virus and exposing my children." Read full article: Domestic workers face low pay, no health...→

Hundreds protest in Queens for the removal of Christopher Columbus statue on Astoria Boulevard - amNewYork

More than a hundred people marched toward Astoria Boulevard on June 17 to denounce the Christopher Columbus statue as a “symbol of genocide” and demand Read full article: Hundreds protest in Queens for the remov...→

McDonald's to Hire 260,000 Workers as It Reopens US Dining Rooms

McDonald's to Hire 260,000 Workers as It Reopens US Dining Rooms

McDonald’s said Thursday that it would hire 260,000 workers in the United States this summer. The announcement follows similar hiring plans from Subway, Yum Br [...] Read full article: McDonald's to Hire 260,000 Workers as It...→

Target raising minimum wage to $15, announces bonuses for front-line workers

Target raising minimum wage to $15, announces bonuses for front-line workers

Target said new compensation, effective July 5, includes $15 minimum wages and bonuses in July for front-line workers. Read full article: Target raising minimum wage to $15, anno...→

Target to boost employee minimum wage to $15 per hour, give frontline workers $200 bonus

Target to boost employee minimum wage to $15 per hour, give frontline workers $200 bonus

Beginning July 5, Target employees will be eligible to receive a minimum wage of $2 more than the company's current $13 per hour. The federal minimum wage is $ [...] Read full article: Target to boost employee minimum wage to...→

Target Raising Minimum Wage Pay For Workers To $15 An Hour

Target Raising Minimum Wage Pay For Workers To $15 An Hour

The new permanent pay rate will take effect July 5. The increased wage applies to some 275,000 part-time and full-time workers. Read full article: Target Raising Minimum Wage Pay For Work...→

Student Organizes La Jolla Protest for Racial Justice Attended by Hundreds

Student Organizes La Jolla Protest for Racial Justice Attended by Hundreds

Hundreds gathered in a La Jolla community park with a message of equality and unity Friday for the latest in a series of protests around San Diego County deman [...] Read full article: Student Organizes La Jolla Protest for R...→

After White Woman's Racist Tirade, Hundreds Descend On Wilson Park For Workout Protest

After White Woman's Racist Tirade, Hundreds Descend On Wilson Park For Workout Protest

Since video of the Wednesday confrontation emerged between the unidentified white woman and Sherry, the woman who was using the stairs to exercise, two more pe [...] Read full article: After White Woman's Racist Tirade, Hundr...→

Health care workers protest in support of Black Lives Matter movement

Health care workers protest in support of Black Lives Matter movement

Health care workers joined together Thursday to stand with the Black Lives Matter movement and speak out against racism.  Read full article: Health care workers protest in support o...→

The Latest: Contract workers stage Paris flash-mob protest

PARIS - Contract workers from France’s all-important food, catering and events industry have held a protest between the Louvre Museum and Champs-Elysees to spr [...] Read full article: The Latest: Contract workers stage Paris...→

Workers at a Chicago Taco Bell location held a caravan protest Tuesday to call a [...]

Workers at a Chicago Taco Bell location held a caravan protest Tuesday to call attention to complaints they’ve made about the working conditions at the restaur [...] Read full article: Workers at a Chicago Taco Bell location ...→

Protest Wednesday: Supply chain workers, Teamsters demand more COVID-19 safeguards

One of the protests is scheduled to begin at 12:30 p.m. at a CVS distribution center at 777 S.Harbor Blvd. in La Habra. Read full article: Protest Wednesday: Supply chain workers,...→

Hundreds of current and former mayoral staffers march to Cadman Plaza, criticize de Blasio's protest response - amNewYork

Hundreds of current and former mayoral office and other city agency staffers marched from City Hall to Brooklyn's Cadman Plaza on Monday in protest Mayor Read full article: Hundreds of current and former mayoral s...→

Officers join marchers in Hollywood as hundreds protest across South Florida

Officers join marchers in Hollywood as hundreds protest across South Florida

HOLLYWOOD, FLA. (WSVN) - Some Hollywood Police officers joined hundreds of demonstrators in one of several marches across South Florida that brought together g [...] Read full article: Officers join marchers in Hollywood as h...→

Hundreds Gather At Boston City Hall To Protest Racism

Hundreds Gather At Boston City Hall To Protest Racism

Hundreds gathered at Boston City Hall Plaza on Sunday evening to march against racism. Read full article: Hundreds Gather At Boston City Hall To P...→

‘White Coats for Black Lives’ Protest: Healthcare Workers Take a Knee

‘White Coats for Black Lives’ Protest: Healthcare Workers Take a Knee

White Coats for Black Lives, a healthcare workers protest group, gathered to take a knee over the weekend to call for racial justice. Read full article: ‘White Coats for Black Lives’ Protest: H...→

More Colorado hotels to lay off hundreds of already furloughed workers

More Colorado hotels to lay off hundreds of already furloughed workers

Uncertain of what the future holds, more Colorado hotels are converting furloughs into layoffs as they wait for the state’s order limiting large group gatherin [...] Read full article: More Colorado hotels to lay off hundreds...→

'I'm Upset, I'm Angry, What Do You Not Get?': Hundreds Peacefully Protest Police Brutality In Cherry Hill

'I'm Upset, I'm Angry, What Do You Not Get?': Hundreds Peacefully Protest Police Brutality In Cherry Hill

The crowd marched down Haddonfield Road until coming to a halt in the middle of the highway, where protesters laid on the ground for eight minutes and 46 secon [...] Read full article: 'I'm Upset, I'm Angry, What Do You Not G...→

'She Should Be Here Celebrating': Hundreds Protest In Hollywood To Honor Breonna Taylor's Birthday

'She Should Be Here Celebrating': Hundreds Protest In Hollywood To Honor Breonna Taylor's Birthday

Sounds of joy filled the air outside the iconic Laugh Factory in Hollywood on Friday, as hundreds gathered to dance, sing, hug, and connect during a peaceful p [...] Read full article: 'She Should Be Here Celebrating': Hundre...→

Hundreds protest in Temecula after mayor’s comments on police

Hundreds protest in Temecula after mayor’s comments on police

Mayor James ‘Stew’ Stewart resigned after criticism for saying he didn’t believe ‘there’s ever been a good person of color killed by a police officer,’ and the [...] Read full article: Hundreds protest in Temecula after mayor...→

'Racism is a pandemic too': UCSF health care workers join San Francisco protest for George Floyd

'Racism is a pandemic too': UCSF health care workers join San Francisco protest for George Floyd

Photos show the UCSF health care workers carrying signs with phrases like "Silence is Violence," "Racism is a Pandemic Too" and "Racism is a Public Health Cris [...] Read full article: 'Racism is a pandemic too': UCSF health ...→

COVID most heavily hurts low-paid workers, many of them minority: study

More than a quarter of Illinois' workforce is in sectors that generally were closed under the stay-home order. Many of them are out of work, and they dispropor [...] Read full article: COVID most heavily hurts low-paid worker...→

Hundreds Gather In DTLA For Seventh Day To Protest Police Brutality, Curfew Orders In Effect

Hundreds Gather In DTLA For Seventh Day To Protest Police Brutality, Curfew Orders In Effect

The American Civil Liberties Union sent a letter to the city and county of Los Angeles, claiming the curfew orders exceed their authority and represented a vio [...] Read full article: Hundreds Gather In DTLA For Seventh Day ...→

Hundreds in Moreno Valley protest George Floyd’s death

Hundreds in Moreno Valley protest George Floyd’s death

People protesting the death of George Floyd were face to face with Riverside County Sheriff’s Deputies in riot gear at Moreno Valley Community Park almost thre [...] Read full article: Hundreds in Moreno Valley protest George...→

Hundreds March Through Downtown Fort Worth, Organizer Calls for Peaceful Protest

Hundreds March Through Downtown Fort Worth, Organizer Calls for Peaceful Protest

For the fifth day in a row, hundreds of protesters marched through downtown Fort Worth to seek justice for the death of George Floyd. Read full article: Hundreds March Through Downtown Fort Wor...→

Hundreds gather for peaceful protest through Miami’s streets

Hundreds gather for peaceful protest through Miami’s streets

MIAMI (WSVN) - Hundreds of people have gathered for a peaceful protest through Miami. Protesters could be seen in the area of Northwest 12th Avenue... Read full article: Hundreds gather for peaceful protest thr...→

Hundreds detained on bridge in Dallas protest

Hundreds detained on bridge in Dallas protest

Nearly 200 people were detained after police surrounded protesters in Dallas on the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge, confronting them and firing what appeared to be [...] Read full article: Hundreds detained on bridge in Dallas pr...→

Facebook workers stage ‘virtual walkout’ to protest policy on Trump posts

Facebook workers stage ‘virtual walkout’ to protest policy on Trump posts

Working from home didn’t stop dozens of Facebook employees from conducting a virtual walkout in protest of Mark Zuckerberg. Facebookers went on rival social ne [...] Read full article: Facebook workers stage ‘virtual walkout’...→

Hundreds Gather Outside Naperville Police Station to Protest George Floyd’s Death

Hundreds Gather Outside Naperville Police Station to Protest George Floyd’s Death

Hundreds of protesters gathered outside the Naperville Police Department Monday following the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died in police cu [...] Read full article: Hundreds Gather Outside Naperville Polic...→

Hundreds gather for peaceful protest in Arlington Heights: ‘I’ve been protesting for 50 years. They should have fixed this by now’

Hundreds gather for peaceful protest in Arlington Heights: ‘I’ve been protesting for 50 years. They should have fixed this by now’

A peaceful protest through a park in Arlington Heights late Sunday afternoon put together by two local teens attracted hundreds of residents demanding social j [...] Read full article: Hundreds gather for peaceful protest in ...→

Hundreds March Through Midtown For Peaceful Protest Over George Floyd's Death

Hundreds March Through Midtown For Peaceful Protest Over George Floyd's Death

Police were also quietly walking alongside the protesters as they marched down Sixth Avenue, serving as a buffer between the crowd and traffic. Read full article: Hundreds March Through Midtown For Peace...→

Hundreds of demonstrators gather across D.C. region to protest George Floyd’s death

Hundreds of demonstrators gather across D.C. region to protest George Floyd’s death

Hundreds of protesters across the D.C. region and beyond took to the streets over the weekend to demonstrate against a black man’s death last Monday in Minneap [...] Read full article: Hundreds of demonstrators gather across ...→

After night of unrest, hundreds march in Miami, Fort Lauderdale to protest death of George Floyd

After night of unrest, hundreds march in Miami, Fort Lauderdale to protest death of George Floyd

7News cameras captured a large crowd in front of the Broward County Courthouse, jusy before 5 p.m., Sunday.... “We see you!” demonstrators chanted. Read full article: After night of unrest, hundreds march in...→