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In Wal-Mart's Mexico: There's a Bribe for That
NYT: "The Bribery Aisle: How Wal-Mart Used Payoffs to Get Its Way in Mexico"
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Anti-Poverty Network: Large Corporations Avoid $150 Billion Per Year Through Tax Loopholes
Jubilee USA Network: 'It should not be tolerated'
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Activists Picket Walmart CEO Speech on Corporate Responsibility
Workers-rights groups greeted Mike Duke as he arrived for the talk
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Bangladesh Factory Fire: Workers Burn, Walmart Ducks Responsibility
Perhaps the images no longer have the power to shock. Charred bodies and wailing families appear in the news with grim frequency, giving the numbing impression that industrial fires are simply a necessary toll for poor nations on the road to “development.” The latest factory inferno in South Asia...
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Sweatshop Fire: Outrage in Bangladesh as Few Arrests are Made
Over a dozen western brands found among sweatshop rubble
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Dumping on Low-Wage Workers is Lousy Direct Action
The picket line outside the Secaucus, N.J., Walmart at 1 p.m. on Black Friday was joyous, festive and celebratory. The sousaphonist from the Rude Mechanical Orchestra had the slogan “Stand Up, Live Better” around the rim of his instrument, and banners declared solidarity with the striking Walmart...
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Demands for Justice Follow Deadly Sweatshop Fire
Thousands protest in Bangladesh over garment industry's deadly safety record as new blaze breaks out
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Workers Strike Blow Against Walmart
“When Black Friday comes, 
I'm gonna stake my claim.” —from lyrics to “Black Friday” by Steely Dan For Walmart, this Black Friday--which actually started with store openings at 8 pm on Thanksgiving, disrupting family celebrations --meant not just the kickoff of its lucrative Christmas buying season...
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'Black Friday' Strikes Mark Start of Walmart Workers Fight
Demand for living wage and human dignity will not be thwarted
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Taming the Walmart Bully
Nationwide walkout emboldens America's labor movement.
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