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Wal-Mart workers plan to protest on Black Friday - USA
Wal-Mart workers plan to protest on Black Friday - USA

Wal-Mart workers plan to protest on Black Friday - USA

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ChainStoreAge.com - Nov 17th 2014, 09:48

Arkansas - For the third consecutive year, Wal-Mart workers at about 1,600 stores are prepping to protest on Black Friday to demand better wages and benefits. 

According to pressure group OUR Wal-Mart, the protestors are demanding a $15/hour wage and consistent full-time hours.

This marks the third year that Wal-Mart employees and their supporters will demonstrate against the world’s largest retailer. In 2012, protests were held at about 1,200 stores in 46 states and approximately 30,000 people participated.

Last year, protests occurred at some 1,500 stores and involved “tens of thousands” of participants, according to the group.

From ChainStoreAge.com 

Read more about: wal-mart | christmas | black friday | arkansas

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