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Fighting for 'Fair Shake,' Walmart Workers Plan for Black Friday Strikes
'The constant struggle Walmart has created for families is not acceptable'
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'History In The Making': Workers Hold First Sit-Down Work Action Targeting Walmart
'I am out here on strike because of retaliation and disrespect'
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As Workers Protest, Walmart Changes Tune in Minimum Wage Fight
Walmart's CEO promised that the company plans to pay its workers a higher base pay, but did not specify when or how much
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Amid Soaring Profits, Walmart to Cut Off 30,000 Workers From Health Insurance
Largest private employer in U.S. announces elimination of insurance for part-time workers and across-the-board hikes in premium costs
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Despite Video Evidence, Grand Jury Refuses to Indict on Ohio Walmart Killing
Despite store surveillance footage that showed a young black man, John Crawford III, casually talking on his cell phone and clearly not threatening other shoppers in an Ohio Walmart store when he was shot and killed, a grand jury on Wednesday announced it would not indict the police officer, Sean...
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Portland, Oregon Is First U.S. City to Divest Funds from Walmart
The initiative also prohibits the city from purchasing Walmart bonds in the future.
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Hundreds Protest Obama's Energy Speech at Walmart
'When I heard President Obama was visiting my store, I wanted to tell him what income inequality really looks like'
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President Obama addressed the crowd from inside a Walmart in Mountain View, Caliornia on Friday. (Photo: AP) Views
Walmart is the Last Place Obama Should Have Made a Clean Energy Speech
Today President Obama spoke about clean energy and energy efficiency at a Walmart in Mountain View, Calif. Of all the places he might give a big speech on energy, a Walmart supercenter is a baffling and disconcerting choice. Walmart -- despite its skill in attracting publicity like this -- is a...
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Walmart Worker to Obama: 'Help Us'
Designed as a stop to highlight green "efficiencies," critics of Obama say championing super retailer famous for low-wages sends wrong message
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The President Should Make Walmart Part of the Minimum Wage Debate
“No family should work full time and live in poverty.” That’s been President Obama’s rallying cry on the stump, persuasively arguing for an increase in the federal (and state) minimum wage. Yet on Friday, President Obama plans to visit a Walmart in Mountain View to celebrate their efforts to become...
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