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They did it again! Despite massive backlash the last time they pulled this crap, Walmart is once more holding food drives with bins asking "associates" to "succeed" by helping out co-workers in need because the company that last year raked in profits of $16 billion - putting their combined worth at $148.8 billion - won't pay them a living wage. Last year, it was Ohio. This year, it's at least Oklahoma, with bake sales in Indiana. Many Black Friday protests coming. Fuck Walmart.