Organizational Communication in the News

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Walmart Activism Is Effecting Change At World’s Largest Retailer, Organizers Say


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This week, OUR Walmart, the union-backed association that Sparks joined, has been holding demonstrations in Bentonville, Ark. — Walmart’s headquarters — leading up to the annual shareholders’ meeting on Friday. The group has gathered workers from around the country to share stories about their experiences, educated workers about their rights, and organized a series of strikes and protests, including last year’s widely publicized demonstration on Black Friday.

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This entry was posted on June 8, 2013 by in Power/Resistance and tagged , , , .

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