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.@ChangeWalmart’s #SummerForRespect

Making Change at Walmart has created a summer program for students to do something about economic injustices, what Robert Reich calls, “the civil rights struggle of our time.” Sign up is at http://makingchangeatwalmart.org/summer-for-respect/ Here’s what Reich posted about it to his … Continue reading

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#Walmart Repeating Mistakes of History

My father told me stories about how the coal company his father worked for used intimidation and threats against his family and others. I count that has living memory of those abuses against workers. What I can’t believe now is … Continue reading

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Walmart vs the Morons; Seriously?

The “Walmart vs the Morons” email finally landed in my inbox. Can anyone possibly take this seriously? Perhaps defining Walmart as a “success” and the government as a “failure” depends mostly on how we think about and define words like … Continue reading

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