I was amazed at how fluidly we tied the story of America’s involvement in Venezuela with local politics on the Tamara for Georgia weekly panel.
Billionaire Nick Hanauer exposes the plutocracy on the minimum wage as he excoriates supporters of trickle-down economics on Real Time w/Bill Maher.
Bernie Sanders used Walmart as the poster company that illustrates what a rigged economy looks like as the company pilfers the taxpayers.
Walmart workers released an open letter to Wall Street analysts that ties poor stock price to low wage and not the other way around. And they can prove it.
When Walmart’s stock dropped last month to a 15-year low, many Wall Street analysts/pundits critiqued Walmart for investing more in associates. Really?
Lisa Pietro, a Walmart associate from Winter Haven, Florida responds to the news last week that the corporation’s stocks have plummeted to a 15 year low.
Walmart chose a model of cheap prices, low wages, exploitation of workers, and decimation of small businesses within the communities they entered.
Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson and other politicians generally ignore the will of the people. They never ignore the will of corporations.
Activists forced Walmart to react with an increase in pay for their employees. See why this PR stunt must not stop activists from pursuing much more.
Walmart’s raise is just a small down-payment for the living wage all working Americans deserve. Activists will continue with the pressure on corporations.