Labor Unions Show Solidarity With Walmart Workers | FDL News Desk

Do everyone a favor and avoid Walmart on Black Friday–or permanently, if they refuse to treat their workers better.

That recognition, that solidarity with Walmart workers matters for the greater economy, has a lot of resonance. The progressive policy think tank Demos released their study yesterday on how increases in retail wages would support the entire economy with tens of billions in new stimulus. Labor unions have a fractious past, but seeing them work together on a variety of fronts, including the unions that normally tend their own gardens, has been encouraging.

via Labor Unions Show Solidarity With Walmart Workers | FDL News Desk.

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