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Walmart Workers to Earn $10 an Hour; Walmart Heirs "Earn" $445,776 an Hour
Thanks to three years of organizing, 500,000 Walmart workers will soon get a raise.
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What You Should Know About Walmart’s Raise
Remember when Walmart got panned for running a Thanksgiving food drive for its own employees—overlooking the irony of demonstrating noblesse oblige by asking customers to subsidize the workers the company itself impoverished? The retail giant took a more strategic approach last week when rolling...
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This Is Black Friday in Bangladesh
Walmart marks the holiday season this Friday with deals on its Faded Glory women’s sweaters. But this time of year marks a different occasion in another corner of Walmart’s empire: In Bangladesh, survivors and families remember the second anniversary of a massive fire at the Tazreen factory on the...
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'No One Else Is Going to Stand Up For Us': Workers Target Walmart on Black Friday
'For all of my brothers and sisters who have experienced illegal threats, I am on strike.'
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On Black Friday, Americans Confront the Walmart 1%: Pay Employees a Living Wage
Walmart won't pay its employees enough to afford Thanksgiving dinner, so they're holding food drives for their employees. Seriously. It's been reported that an Oklahoma City Walmart set up bins for underpaid associates to donate canned goods to other underpaid associates. Walmart workers have a...
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How the Walton Family Can Lift Their Workers Out of Poverty
An open letter addressed to Wal-Mart heiress Alice Walton posted to the Walmart Hunger Games Tumblr reads: I’m writing to you because it hurts to see the pain in my younger brothers’ eyes when we can’t afford food to fill their stomachs. Sure, they see that I’m working hard, taking the bus an hour...
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Walmart Workers vs. Capitalism: The Rise of 'Black November'
As stores open earlier each year to bring Black Friday deals to their customers, Thanksgiving becomes less of a holiday for many households, and Black Friday is a day of protest for some Walmart workers and a workday for others
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As Walmart 'Wages War on Workers and Earth,' Green Groups Join Labor Fight
'As people deeply committed to environmental and climate justice, we condemn Walmart as a climate criminal and we stand side-by-side with Walmart’s workers.'
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Environmental leaders call on Walmart to stop greenwashing and commit to real sustainability. News
Small Wages, Huge Pollution: New Report Exposes Walmart's Coal-Saturated Climate Destruction
Undermining claims of 'leadership in sustainability,' new report reveals mega-retailers heavy dependence on coal-fired electricity
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Walmart Workers Worldwide Call out World's Richest Family for 'Shameful' Labor Practices
'The Waltons are at the center of the income inequality problems that are hurting the global economy and all of our families,' says worker
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