The Fight for $15's latest win is in Connecticut—the state has passed a bill to raise its minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2023. More than 30% of the U.S. workforce is now on a path to the $15 minimum wage. Fuck the federal government, anyhow!
Several workers in a Maryland Target store went on strike this week, citing abusive management. Target, like its peers, is a very committed union-buster, but they earned themselves a little strike anyhow. Ha ha.