Thursday, March 19, 2020

New York Times Covers Kansas City Fast Food Fair Wave Fight Amid Coronavirus

A local angle and advocacy for better wages and time off for these KCMO workers . . . Free for registered readers and subscribers but the link tease tells us that politics doesn't stop during tense times. Take a look:

Opinion | Welcome to McDonald's. Can I Get Paid Leave With That?

One of McDonald's values is to "invest in all the people our success rests on." But in the video above, a shift manager at a McDonald's restaurant in Kansas City, Mo., asks why a company that earned $5.3 billion last year can't guarantee paid sick leave for all of its workers, especially during the coronavirus outbreak.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

A basic understanding of earnings vs expenses should be a qualification for $15 an hour. Or just gtfo.