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Walmart To Pay Up After Closing Store That Voted To Unionize

AP | Posted 08.27.2014 | Business

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canada's Supreme Court ruled Friday that Wal-Mart must compensate former workers at a Quebec store that was closed after they...

Can Right and Left Rally Against Walmart?

Ralph Nader | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics
Ralph Nader

One of the most profitable corporations in America is having a holiday food drive. But wait... there's a catch. The food drive is for the company's own underpaid, poverty-stricken workers. You really can't make this stuff up

Walmart Loses Its Patience

David Macaray | Posted 04.16.2013 | Business
David Macaray

The drive to organize the mega-retailer has been no more successful than the U.S. government's War on Drugs. Not one single Walmart store in the U.S. has voted to go union. Not to criticize the AFL-CIO, but that seems like a statistical impossibility. Even a banjo hitter gets the occasional homerun.

Alice Hines

Black Friday Strikers To Walmart: It's On! | Alice Hines | Posted 11.26.2012 | Business

DALLAS -- On Thanksgiving afternoon, as freshly stuffed Americans prepared for the shopping bacchanal known as Black Friday, hundreds of Walmart worke...

Kathleen Miles

Workers Endure Blisters & 103-Degree Heat To Spotlight Walmart Abuses | Kathleen Miles | Posted 08.21.2013 | Los Angeles

After braving 103-degree heat as they marched over the past six days, warehouse workers who deliver goods for Walmart concluded their 50-mile pilgrima...

Kathleen Miles

Walmart Warehouse Workers Employ Dramatic Tactic | Kathleen Miles | Posted 09.15.2012 | Los Angeles

In Southern California, warehouse workers who load goods for delivery to Walmart have reached a boiling point. For the first time in their history, th...

Wal-Mart Pays $45 Million For "No Wrongdoing"

Al Norman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Al Norman

Wal-Mart has agreed to shell out up to $35 million to a class of its employees in Washington State who sued the company, but the retailer says it did nothing wrong -- always.