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


William D. Smart Jr., pastor of the Southern Christian Leadership... News PhotoCalifornia,City Of Los Angeles,Fast Food,Finance,Government,Horizontal,Minimum Wage,North America,Occupation,Organization,Pastor,Picket Line,Politics,Protest,Restaurant,Supporter,The Americas,USAPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergWilliam D. Smart Jr., pastor of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, center, protests with fast-food workers and supporters organized by the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) outside of a McDonald's Corp. restaurant 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