Fast-food workers protest in New York, Chicago (15 images)

Low-wage workers at businesses like McDonald's and Macy's are fighting for a living wage of $15 an hour in pay, which is more than double the current national minimum wage of $7.25. UPI/John Angelillo
Updated: Aug. 29, 2013 at 10:27 PM
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Protesters rally in support of striking fast food workers, who walked off the job in nearly 60 cities, at Federal Plaza in Chicago on August 29, 2013. Strikers are calling for an increase in the Federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $15 per hour. UPI/Brian Kersey
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