Fight for 15: Workers strike, take to Philly streets to raise the minimum wage

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As part of a nationwide push for a $15 minimum wage, low-wage workers walked off the job today and marched in the rain. Here in Philly, workers rallied at City Hall this afternoon and were joined by politicians and others who supported their cause.

Here’s a look at Fight for 15 in Philly:

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