Wal-Mart Worker Uprising: Protests Held At 1,000 Stores on Black Friday

(Multimedia) A wave of historic protests struck the retail giant Wal-Mart on Black Friday -- the busiest shopping day of the year. Workers and their supporters demonstrated at more than 1,000 stores. The Wal-Mart protests were organized in part by OUR Walmart, an organization backed by the United Food & Commercial Workers International Union. Nine people, including three Wal-Mart workers, were arrested at a protest in Los Angeles after they blocked traffic. We ... Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Tanya J. Maurer - Nov 26, 2012 - 4:14 PM PST
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by Randy Morrow - Nov. 27, 2012

o the way that they are denied benefits is by not giving the workers the hours and giving them the classification of full-time or even authorized part-time work. ... More »

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