Minimum Wage Strike: Jackson Workers Join Others across the Country

Low-wage workers walk off the job to fight for higher minimum wage.
From as far as California to as close as Jackson, Mississippi, they raised their arms and voices in a push to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour.
Most are fast food workers chanting for a chance to make more money. Protesters are also calling attention to the plight of an array of low-wage workers, including those in childcare, homecare, and retail. Workers also want to be able to unionize.
They are taking their fight for 15 to the streets and the public.

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