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Arrests Made as Thousands of Fast Food Workers Strike in U.S. Cities

Fast food workers walked off their jobs in cities across the U.S. Thursday during the latest national protest calling for higher wages.
Image: Protesters demanding higher wages and unionization for fast food workers march near Times Square in New York City.
Protesters demanding higher wages and unionization for fast food workers march near Times Square on September 4, 2014 in New York City. Protests are planned in more than 100 cities throughout the U.S. today, as workers demand higher wages. Andrew Burton / Getty Images