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Over 100 Arrests In Wal-Mart Black Friday Wage Protests

Over 100 Arrests In Wal-Mart Black Friday Wage Protests

Several protesters, including one dressed as Santa Claus, were arrested in demonstrations at Wal-Mart stores across the nation on Black Friday as some workers and supporters tried to draw attention to what they say is pay that's too low to live on at the world's largest retailer.

Jobs Report Shows Hiring Is Steady

The U.S. economy added 175,000 jobs in May, a steady pace that shows strength in the face of tax increases and government spending cuts if not enough to reduce still-high unemployment.

Walmart: Always Low Wages

If the wealth of the Walton family were invested in the workers, every worker at Walmart could have a full health plan, education, sick days, and a living wage.