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Employees of the fast-food giant want better protective gear, guaranteed paid leave and hazard pay during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A historic coalition of workers demanded that major corporations consider their health and safety during the coronavirus pandemic.
The pandemic has revealed just how poorly many companies treat their employees. Will workers continue to fight back once life goes back to normal?
A lead organizer for the planned Monday walkout says the grocery delivery company isn't taking care of workers on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic.

The teaching assistants had withheld fall-quarter grades while demanding a cost-of-living wage adjustment.
There were 25 work stoppages -- involving 425,500 total workers -- last year.
The Iranian strike took place Jan. 8 on an air base in Iraq.
Workers unions launched massive strikes earlier this month against President Emmanuel Macron’s planned changes to the French retirement system.
Amid the rise of a new labor movement, the classic insult is going mainstream.
The work stoppage lasted 40 days and was the longest the auto industry had seen in two decades.