The photo of Burger King’s Communist style poster is via Amber Frost at Dangerous Minds, who points out that the 50,000 fast food workers in New York are getting more organized in their protests seeking increased wages and “the right to form a union without interference.”
The BK Stackers Union ad campaign has been in effect since 2006.
The Burger King employees would love to be a part of a “stackers union”, I’m sure.
Fast food workers of the world rise up!
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