Socialist Worker

Pictures: Two Oxford Street McDonald's shut by workfare protesters

Right to Work protested at McDonald's branches on Oxford Street tonight (Friday) over the firm's use of unpaid \"workfare\" labour. Pictures by Kelvin Williams

Issue No. 2293

Campaigners protested at McDonald

Campaigners protested at McDonald's up and down Oxford Street and leafleted passers-by against workfare


Come to Right to Work's Forum on Austerity and Resistance, this Sunday, 11 March, 12noon-4pm at Canterbury and Hughes Parry Halls, 12-26 Cartwright Gardens, London WC1H.

Protest when the next round of unemployment figures are released: Wednesday 14 March, 9am at DWP, Caxton House, Tothill Street, London SW1H.

More info at www.righttowork.org.uk

Trade unionists joined the protest against the firm taking part in the Tory schemes that force unemployed people to work for free

Trade unionists joined the protest against the firm taking part in the Tory schemes that force unemployed people to work for free


The police did their best to protect the huge multinational, stationing officers at each of the burger chain

The police did their best to protect the huge multinational, stationing officers at each of the burger chain's branches on the street



Click here to subscribe to our daily morning email newsletter 'Breakfast in red'

Article information

News
Fri 9 Mar 2012, 20:43 GMT
Issue No. 2293
Share this article


Tags



Mobile users! Don't forget to add Socialist Worker to your home screen.