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Public education champion Cecily Myart-Cruz poses with members of Corporate Accountability's food team (Deputy Campaigns Director Sriram Madhusoodanan and National Campaign Organizer Alexa Kaczmarski) in front of a mural in Corporate Accountability headquarters.

Fierce public schools champion and Vice President of UTLA/NEA, Cecily Myart-Cruz, talks about what privatization has to do with racial, economic, and food justice and how McDonald’s tries to sell Black and brown communities lies and false solutions. Read more.

The food industry has spent billions of advertising dollars to intrigue these individuals, ideally while they’re young and impressionable.

César Chávez, leader in the labor and civil rights movement, would have been 91 today. We carry with us his tried-and-true method of organizing.

Saru Jayaraman, founder of Restaurant Opportunities Center United, at Massachusetts State House.

For tipped workers — whether they are pouring glasses of wine at high-end steak houses or refilling coffee cups at ...

By Jared Bernstein for Washington Post. It could always get worse, of course, but last week, Trump-infused politics appeared to ...

Longtime ally Rosa Perea helps her son and niece plant vegetables in a Chicago community garden. CREDIT: Staff

We believe a more sustainable food system is both necessary and possible. Everyone should have access to healthy food, and food production should not come at the expense of our health, workers’ rights, animal welfare, or the environment. Our food campaign moves McDonald’s and other giant food corporations to end their abuses.

Whose tips? Our tips!

Despite our opposition, Trump’s Department of Labor has officially proposed a rule that would let corporations steal workers’ tips. Tell Congress to reject this unjust rule.

On February 27, 2018, after a ten-year hiatus, McDonald’s and Disney announced they will be striking a deal allowing Disney ...

By Caitlin Dewey for The Washington Post. McDonald’s has long been a fixture at the Olympic Games, mobbed by hungry ...

Burgers and chicken nuggets are still the mainstay of the Happy Meal. But on Thursday McDonald's announced its goal to market more balanced kids meals around the globe.