Fast-Food Strikes in 50 U.S. Cities Seeking $15 Per Hour


Robert Wideman, a maintenance mechanic at McDonalds Corp., shines the... News PhotoCalifornia,City Of Los Angeles,Fast Food,Finance,Government,Horizontal,Mechanic,Minimum Wage,North America,Occupation,Organization,Picket Line,Politics,Protest,Restaurant,Ronald McDonald,Shoe,Statue,Supporter,The Americas,USAPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergRobert Wideman, a maintenance mechanic at McDonalds Corp., shines the shoes of a Ronald McDonald statue outside of a restaurant while protesting with fast-food workers and supporters organized by the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) in Los Angeles, California, U.S., on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013. Fast-food workers in 50 U.S. cities plan to walk off the job today, ratcheting up pressure on the industry to raise wages and demanding the right to wages of $15 an hour, more than double the federal minimum of $7.25. Photographer: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg via Getty Images