– San Francisco Chronicle
In recent weeks, some app-wielding workers have joined forces to effect changes by the multibillion-dollar companies and powerful algorithms that control their working conditions.
– The New York Times
New York City Council Members Brad Lander and Adrienne Adams will introduce legislation today to require fast-food restaurants “show ‘just cause’ for firing workers and give them a chance to appeal dismissals through arbitration,” according to the New York Times.
– The Washington Post
McDonald’s lost the Big Mac trademark after a legal battle with Supermac’s, an Irish fast-food chain.
– The Wall Street Journal
Aside from energy, the price of goods is creeping higher for the first time in over five years.