Tag Archive: McDonald’s

Nov 02

You won’t love these McSubsidies:Taxpayers will shell out $1.2 billion this year to support workers

    Let us all now bow before the god of free enterprise, whose awesomeness was revealed in a recent news release announcing that the divine managers of fast-food deity McDonald’s achieved a profit of $1.5 billion in just three months this summer. Holy Big Mac! How does Mickey D’s do that? Peek behind the …

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Jul 27

McFinancial planning: When McDonald’s attempted to help its underpaid workers stick to a budget, the fast food giant exposed

At last, a fast food giant that gives a damn about the economic hardships low-wage workers face. Not only does McDonald’s care, but, by golly, the good executives who sit atop the Golden Arches are goosing-up the meager $8.25 an hour that their workers have been getting paid. As you can imagine, hair-netted hamburger-flippers everywhere …

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Aug 09

TOO HOT TO COOK event scheduled

Longview Community Ministries (LCM) will be holding its annual TOO HOT TO COOK program August 23 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.  Those who eat at one of the participating restaurants will help combat hunger in Longview. These eateries are collaborating with LCM by making donations to the ministries’ food box, and all funds raised by the …

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Jun 21

McDiabetes: Top docs tell McDonald’s to stop marketing junk

By Patti Lynn McDonald’s should heed a call from some of the nation’s leading health professionals and stop marketing junk food to kids. It certainly has good reason to do so. One in three children is at risk for developing type 2 diabetes at some point in their lives as a result of diets high …

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