The Dublin McDonald's strike, 1979_ The Dublin McDonald’s strike, 1979

The strikers’ demands were simple – union recognition and an end to low pay.

Workers, organized by the BFAWU, have demanded a hike in wages to GBP 15 per hour and union recognition, among other things (Photo: Morning Star) McStrike in London for wage Hike, guaranteed hours and union Rights

The multinational fast-food giant is among the biggest employers in the UK, outside of the National Health Services (NHS), but its contracts are among the lowest paid wage jobs in the country.