Essay The Fast Food Workers Are Treated

1133 Words Nov 8th, 2015 null Page
Steven Greanhouse a journalist and the author of Rare Vote Set on a Union in Fast Food, says “Jen Thompson, a mother of two who earns $7.75 an hour as a sandwich maker said… We’re tired of getting treated like garbage. We don’t get paid well, and we get horrible hours.” This quote is trying to examine the feeling a fast food worker. People should treat others the way they want to be treated. Unfortunately, many people treat others horrible. One of the biggest issues with the beef industries is the way they treat the fast food workers, the way the ranchers are being treated, why the fast food workers are being treated and why the ranchers are being treated so bad. There are many issues in the fast food industry. One of the main issue is how the fast food workers are treated. Eric Schlosser, an American journalist, and the author of Fast Food Nation, tries to expose the way fast food workers are being treated. In one of his quotes he says, "Roughly 90 percent of the nation 's fast food workers are paid an hourly wage, provided no benefits, and scheduled to work only as needed." Many of the fast food workers have expenses such as bills, food, clothes etc., which they are not able to afford with these small wages. The other problem is, they don 't get put on a schedule. One of the problems about not being on a schedule is that they may have other things to do, but they don 't know when they will be called for work. The next problem with the fast food industries is the…

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