McDonald’s, the fast-food giant’s secretive intelligence team spies its own workers’ activities working on a $15 wage movement.
McDonald’s Secretive Team Spies Workers
For a long time, McDonald’s has internally pointed employees working with the Fight for $15 movement as a security threat. McDonald’s also spies on its workers, according to Motherboard. McDonald’s says that this activity is to find protests that could endanger crew and customer safety.
The fast-food giant’s secretive intelligence unit has observed its own employees’ activities with the movement, which aims to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour, including by using social media monitoring tools. Two workers who had the direct information of the monitoring leaked documents that had surveillance strategy and tactics details.