Here's What You Need To Know About Today's Nationwide Strikes
Thousands of fast-food, home-care, and Verizon workers have walked off the job.
Thursday, thousands of fast food workers are striking nationwide for better pay and a union as part of the Fight for 15.
The action is the first major strike since historic wins for $15/hour minimum wages in in New York and California.
And they're protesting in Brazil, where McDonald's is now under criminal investigation.
You can read more about the history of the Fight for 15 movement, led largely by young women of color, here: Who Fights For 15?