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One Year Later, Garment Workers in Bangladesh Continue to Suffer

One Year Later, Garment Workers in Bangladesh Continue to Suffer

One year ago, on April 24, our sisters and brothers who worked at the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh were told to report to work in a building that had severe structural cracks and over 1,100 workers lost their lives when the building collapsed. While decades of struggle by workers and their unions have […]

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The Walton family’s role in school re-segregation

The Walton family’s role in school re-segregation

Reposted from The Walmart 1% Under the guise of “reforming” K-12 education, the Walton family, which owns a majority of Walmart and has raked in unfathomable wealth off the backs of low-wage Walmart workers, has poured over $1 billion into efforts to undermine public schools and promote a corporate-friendly, privatized model of education. The Walton […]

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Rashad Robinson on Retail Workers Rising

Rashad Robinson on Retail Workers Rising

Rashad Robinson, the executive director of Color of Change and a member of the Retail Justice Alliance, recently talked about the importance of raising the standard of living for Walmart workers and retail workers everywhere at an event in Washington, D.C.  His interview can be viewed at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ylhwYwfxwIM.

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