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Robbie Cochran

Robbie Cochran

Robbie Cochran is a mother of three who lives with her family in Detroit. She has worked for McDonald's for 11 years and has continued to work on the front lines throughout the pandemic. Five years ago, she joined the Fight for $15 and a Union to fight for a better future for herself, her family and her fellow workers.

COMMENTARY

Column: I’ve worked at McDonald’s for 11 years. We deserve better working conditions.

By: - September 14, 2021

In Detroit, the average temperature last month was 80 degrees. Now add the heat radiating from a hot stove, humidity, wearing a face mask for safety during the pandemic and physical exertion. It feels like I’m in an oven at the Detroit McDonald’s where I work.  I have worked at as a crew member for […]