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WalMart Workers Fed Up! Richmond-San Leandro Actions In BA On 2012 Black Friday
by Labor Video Project
Saturday Nov 24th, 2012 11:58 AM
Walmart workers and supporters took action at the Richmond and San Leandro Walmarts on Black Friday November 22 & 23rd, 2012
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WalMart Workers Fed Up! Richmond-San Leandro Actions In BA On 2012 Black Friday
As part of the national WalMart Black Friday on November 23,
demonstrations and protests were held in San Leandro and
Richmond in the Bay Area. WalMart workers spoke about the
intimidation and terrorism on the job to silence them from
speaking out and organizing. Some workers walked off the
job in solidarity with the national day of action and were
promptly fired. Making Change at Walmart is the organizing
group which called this day of action and it is supported by
the United Food And Commercial Workers Union UFCW.
In San Leandro, WalMart on November 22, 2012 also
threatened the use of the police to remove the protesters
including their own workers.
Production of Labor Video Project http://www.laborvideo.org
§WalMart Boss Tries To Intimidate Protesters In San Leandro
by Labor Video Project Saturday Nov 24th, 2012 11:58 AM
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WalMart bosses threatened to get the police to clear out WalMart workers and protesters in San Leandro WalMart
§Racist Attacks At Walmart
by Labor Video Project Saturday Nov 24th, 2012 11:58 AM
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A Fired WalMart worker talked about racist comments and hanging noose talk at Walmart
§WalMart Black Eye Friday
by Labor Video Project Saturday Nov 24th, 2012 11:58 AM
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WalMart got a black eye on Black Friday by their workers and worker supporters and advocates
§Another Photo At Walmart Protest
by Labor Video Project Sunday Nov 25th, 2012 8:11 AM
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Photo of Protest at Walmart
§Video of Black Friday actions
by video here Sunday Nov 25th, 2012 6:38 PM
Video of Black Friday actions
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