Press Releases

Another Flawed Union-Backed Study Scheduled for Release Tomorrow

Another Flawed Union-Backed Study Scheduled for Release Tomorrow Washington, DC – Tomorrow, the Restaurant Opportunities Center, a union-backed front group posing as a worker training and research institute, will release a new “study,” similar to a Fast Food Forward report released earlier this year that quickly was exposed as a sham because it was conducted online and based on a faulty…

WCW Statement on NLRB McDonald’s Determination

WASHINGTON, DC, July 29, 2014 – Worker Center Watch spokesman Ryan Williams issued the following statement regarding the National Labor Relations Board determination that McDonald’s Corp. is the ‘joint employer’ of its franchisees’ employees: “For nearly two years, the nation’s quick service restaurants and retailers have found themselves at the center of relentless attacks from…

SEIU Proxies Continue Fast Food Protest Antics and Litigation to Attain Big Labor Goals

Washington, DC, March 18, 2014 – SEIU and their associated worker center allies – Fast Food Forward, Fight for 15, etc. – expanded assaults on their top unionization target last week by announcing class action lawsuits designed to defame McDonald’s and the business model it utilizes. Today labor activists are again taking to the streets…

’15 Now’ Protests Reveal True Intentions of Labor Activists

WASHINGTON, DC, March 14, 2014  –  The 15 Now campaign is in the midst of a “National Week of Action” that will culminate tomorrow with a “March for $15 on March 15th” in cities from Seattle to St. Petersburg. Nearly all the cities being targeted directly correlate with the locations of previous Fight for 15…

Jilted Farmworkers Continue Class Action Suits, as CIW Launches Another Protest Tour

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ryan Williams Worker Center Watch (571) 482-8128 WASHINGTON, DC, March 5, 2014 – The publicity machine that is the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) is currently plowing through the East Coast on its ‘Now is the Time’ protest tour, calling on Publix Supermarkets and Wendy’s to join its poorly managed Fair…