Respect

Support Striking Fast Food Workers

In America, people who work hard should be able to afford basic necessities like groceries, rent, childcare and transportation. While fast food corporations reap the benefits of record profits, workers earn $7.25/hr and are barely getting

Wal-Mart Strikers Prove The 99% Can Fight Back

According to the Organization United for Respect at Walmart, 1,000 protests occurred at Wal-Mart stores across 46 states, with hundreds of workers walking off the job in an unprecedented decentralized, open-source strike at the retail giant.

Wal-Mart's Smiley Face Is Frowning

For the first time in 50 years of Wal-Mart’s smiley-faced existence, workers have been walking out and attempting to disrupt Wal-Mart’s warp-speed supply chain. Why? Because they want things like ceiling fans when it’s 120 degrees outside. But some billionaires can be SO touchy!

Wal-Mart Threatens Workers Ahead Of Black Friday Walkouts

Wal-Mart workers across the country are planning to stage unprecedented walkouts and protests on Friday, the busiest shopping day of the year. Wal-Mart has sought to counter the effort by filing an unfair labor practice charge against the

Occupy North Pole

Season's greetings from Truthdig. In this year's holiday animation by Mr. Fish, an elf confronts Santa about his exploitation of free labor.