For many of the state's grocery workers, wages declined as non-unionized companies like Walmart claimed a bigger portion of the market.
People gather to ask the McDonald’s corporation to raise workers' wages to a $15 minimum wage as well as demand the right to a union on May 23rd, 2019, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
An organizer with a couriers union discusses the ongoing campaign to improve the gig economy.
View of the Constitución train station and empty bus stops in Buenos Aires, Argentina, during a 24-hour general strike, on September 25th, 2018.
Teachers in Colorado have led a series of strikes in recent weeks in opposition to low wages and what they claim is a general lack of support.
Teachers participate in a one-day strike against the government's privatization drive in public education, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on March 19th, 2018.
The State House and Senate agreed on a bill to raise pay by 5 percent for all state employees, including teachers and school service workers.