Latest minimum wage strikes expand beyond restaurant industry

Latest minimum wage strikes expand beyond restaurant industry

Demonstrations calling for $15 hourly wage reach an estimated 190 cities

Workers calling for an increase in the minimum wage to $15 per hour staged strikes Thursday in more than 190 U.S. cities.

While previous strikes have targeted quick-service restaurants, Thursday’s effort was considered one of the largest, including hourly workers in other industries, such as airport, gas station, and retail and convenienc

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