Tagged: our wal-mart

So What About Those Wal-Mart Protests Yesterday?

by Lance Turner 9/6/2013 11:14 am

On Thursday, union-backed labor group OUR Wal-Mart was back at it, protesting employment practices by the world's largest retailer at events in 15 cities.

OUR Wal-Mart Plans Big Thursday Protest in 15 Cities

by Lance Turner 9/3/2013 10:39 am

The Nation says OUR Wal-Mart, the union-backed protest group, plans its biggest protest since Black Friday on Thursday in 15 cities.

Protesters Hit Bentonville Ahead of Wal-Mart's Annual Meeting

by Lance Turner 6/3/2013 09:36 am

As Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville prepares for its annual meeting on Friday, protesters gather in northwest Arkansas to criticize the retailer's wages and labor practices.

ABF, Wal-Mart Tangle with Unions in Separate Court Cases

by Lance Turner 3/26/2013 09:53 am

Two Arkansas-based public companies are in legal tussles with unions in their respective industries: the International Brotherhood of Teamsters and the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union.

Bloomberg Businessweek Puts OUR Wal-Mart on Its Latest Cover

by Lance Turner 12/13/2012 11:03 am

Bloomberg Businessweek magazine takes a look at OUR Wal-Mart, a group of employees that staged Black Friday demonstrations against the world's largest retailer and its labor practices.

A List of Wal-Mart Black Friday Protest Sites

by Lance Turner 11/21/2012 11:08 am

As Black Friday approaches, so too does the threat of employee walk-outs and protests against Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville, the world's largest retailer. Here's where protesters plan to make their voices heard.