These Retailers Open on Thanksgiving Are Run by Greedy People Who Are Cold-Hearted Toward Families

By: Thursday November 27, 2014 12:25 pm

Most Americans work more than the population in any other wealthy country. Americans are also increasingly likely to work at night and on the weekends. Thanksgiving used to be one of the few holidays, when a person could count on not working and being able to spend with family. Now, with Black Friday becoming a [...]

At Least 116 Arrested in Planned Civil Disobedience at Walmart Stores on Black Friday

By: Friday November 29, 2013 8:26 pm

Update – 9:30 PM EST: This post was updated to reflect five more arrests in San Leandro. Protests planned by current and former Walmart Associates and a coalition anchored by the United Food & Commercial Workers (UCFW) were held at various Walmart locations across the United States. Over 110 arrested were arrested while engaging in [...]

For the Poor Workers Who Won’t Get to Spend Their Thanksgiving at Home

By: Thursday November 28, 2013 11:24 am

I am spending Thanksgiving with family and will be at home enjoying their company all day while I eat plenty of food. However, there are millions of workers in the United States that will not share my experience. They are victims of a shift in this consumer society. They do not have a choice and [...]

Thankful for the Walmart Strikers This Holiday

By: Thursday November 22, 2012 12:12 pm

There’s a despicable creep that the owners of Big Box stores and other businesses have brought about in this nation. The creep has been aided and abetted by the American people themselves. A product of capitalism, the creep has turned Thanksgiving into a holiday where some workers in this country cannot spend the entire day [...]

Live Blog for #Occupy Movement: Black Friday

By: Friday November 25, 2011 10:25 am

One person was arrested and two others hospitalized after a melee in Rome, New York. Pepper spray was used by police to break up a fight in Kingston, North Carolina. Gunfire was heard in Fayetteville, North Carolina. A shooting at 1 am injured a woman in the leg in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. A fight [...]

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