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Corporate Espionage and the Secret War Against Citizen Activism
From infiltration to spying to mass hacking, new report exposes corporate espionage against social justice organizations
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Labor Board Sides With Workers: Walmart Can’t Silence Employees Any Longer
A landmark ruling by the National Labor Relations Board says Walmart unlawfully harassed and fired employees for protesting.
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Despite Greenwashed Image, Walmart Still Top Polluter: Report
'Walmart is failing on climate exactly like it is failing on worker’s rights.'
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Raise the Minimum Wage
Some 47 million Americans live in poverty, and a key reason is the decline of the minimum wage. First established under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, the nationwide minimum wage was designed to lift millions of American workers out of poverty and to stimulate the economy. Unfortunately,...
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We’re Not Lovin’ It: Low-Wage Workers Fight to Make Bad Jobs Better
There’s a line in Johnny Paycheck’s 1977 hit song that goes “I’d give the shirt right off my back, if I had the guts to say ... Take this job and shove it, I ain’t working here no more.” In the past year, fast-food, retail, and warehouse workers have shown they do have the guts—but instead of...
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Walmart Execs Run Living Wage Bill Out of Town
Given choice between Walmart and living wage, DC mayor choses Walmart
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Assad and Wal-Mart: Mass Murderers
Over 1,000 innocent Syrians were killed by poison gas. (bottom photo). Over 1,000 innocent Bangladesh garment workers were killed when a huge factory building collapsed in April (top photo of mass grave). The Syrian government is responsible for the first mass killing. Wal-Mart, which (according to...
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Walmart Workers Plan 'Widespread, Massive Strikes and Protests' for Black Friday 2013
In twelve weeks, on the busiest shopping day of the year, Walmart workers will mount what may be the biggest-ever US strike against the retail giant. In an e-mailed statement, a campaign closely tied to the United Food & Commercial Workers union promised “widespread, massive strikes and...
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Live: Walmart Workers Protest Across the Country in Day of Action
Workers walk of the job in 15 cities after Walmart fails to meet worker demands
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As WalMart Writes Checks, Critics Blast Teach for America
Critics blast non-profit as 'pipeline' for pro-corporate policies like charter schools and privatization
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