Thousands of fast food workers across the country are striking for better wages.
The workers, from chains including McDonald’s, Wendy’s, and Taco Bell want to make $15 an hour, which is about twice the average minimum wage.
The movement has mobilized on Twitter under the hashtag #iamfastfood.
Here are some photos from the strikes in New York City:
— Daniel Squadron 2013 (@Squadron4NY) July 29, 2013
— Jovana (@jovanarizzo) July 29, 2013
— Good Jobs (@GoodJobsNation) July 29, 2013
— Jumaane D. Williams (@JumaaneWilliams) July 29, 2013
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