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Fast Food Workers In New York City Are Striking For Better Pay [PICTURES]

Ashley Lutz

Thousands of fast food workers across the country are striking for better wages. 

The workers, from chains including McDonald's, Wendy's, and Taco Bell want to make $15 an hour, which is about twice the average minimum wage. 

The movement has mobilized on Twitter under the hashtag #iamfastfood.

Here are some photos from the strikes in New York City: 

— Daniel Squadron 2013 (@Squadron4NY) July 29, 2013 


— Jovana (@jovanarizzo) July 29, 2013 — Good Jobs (@GoodJobsNation) July 29, 2013

— Jumaane D. Williams (@JumaaneWilliams) July 29, 2013

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