In 2002 NOW named Walmart a “Merchant of Shame”. Nel Ward’s article is only an example of one of the many reasons that NOW is demanding changes in Walmart’s unfair practices.
Happy Birthday, Dr. Mary Edwards Walker.
Until I read this blog by Michael Hulshof Schmidt I had never hear of Dr. Mary Edwards Walker. What an amazing woman!
Call For Nominations: Hero and Bigot of the Year..
Michael Hulshof-Schmidt, writer of the blog The Solipsistic Me, in this reblogged “Call For Nominations…” is asking for nominations for Hero and Bigot of the Year Award. Vote for who you think should be the winners here under comments and your votes will be forwarded to Michael.
Please Boycott Walmart Thanksgiving Weekend. Support the Walmart employees by showing Walmart you do not support the way they treat their employees! If your local Walmart is having a protest event support it!
Black Friday Creep Costs Retail Workers Their Thanksgiving
via Black Friday Creep Costs Retail Workers Their Thanksgiving.
Something easy for all of you to do – PLEASE show retailers that starting Black Friday Thanksgiving Evening is not profitable and only causes their low wage employees to lose precious time with their families. You can wait to start your shopping until 8 a.m. or so tomorrow. Boycott stores for the 17 hours between 3 p.m. today and 8 a.m. tomorrow.