Workers’ Rights

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Walmart Employees: Store Closures Due To Labor Dispute Retaliation, Not Plumbing

The sudden closure of several Walmart stores, alleged to be due to the necessity of plumbing repairs, has raised questions among employees, who say the closures are a retaliation over a labor dispute.

04/20/2015

Walmart workers protest (Photo: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Americans Failed Walmart Workers

After all the hype regarding Walmart employees’ discontent with their employer and the threat of a strike on Black Friday, the long holiday weekend was saw banner sales and virtually no protest at Walmarts.

11/26/2012

Thousands Call For Immigration Reform In May Day Marches

Thousands are expected to take to the streets of downtown L.A. for two competing May Day demonstrations calling for immigration reform and workers’ rights.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/01/2011