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Why Ports Are the New Factories

Louis Hyman | Posted 03.05.2013 | Business
Louis Hyman

Last month, beginning on November 27 in Los Angeles the longshoremen shut down the Long Beach and LA container ports. This strike got little national coverage but this strike actually shut down the movement of all those goods to all those Wal-Mart stores.

Walmart, 112 Dead Bangladeshis and You

Kelsey Timmerman | Posted 01.28.2013 | Impact
Kelsey Timmerman

They stood at the windows of the building, 100-feet above the ground, skin boiling. Fire behind and nothing ahead. There was no choice.