Our Raging Grannies are quoted in the December 9, 2013 issue of the People’s World. The People’s World reports on the movements for jobs, peace, equality, democracy, civil rights and liberties, labor, immigrant, LGBT and women’s rights, protection of the environment, and more. You can read it in Spanish at Mundopopular.org.
Their commitment to the labor movement is pictured in their emblem above.
One of our organizing Grannies spoke at the demo for an increase in pay for fast food workers in front of a San Jose McDonald’s last week. From the article:
"We subsidize these workers with our taxes." said an organizer from Raging Grannies, one of the groups supporting the action. "McDonald’s actually tells its workers to get food stamps. Do we want to subsidize McDonald’s shareholders?” She reported that McDonald’s urged itsemployees to sell their Christmas gifts on eBay to help get by.