Archive for November, 2013

I’M THINKIN’ FAUX SNOOZE WILL IGNORE THIS…

Thursday, November 28th, 2013

From Mother Jones: In case you haven’t noticed, Black Friday isn’t just on Friday anymore. The retail industry’s high-density mass of starry lights, Santa dioramas, and door-buster shopping deals really ought to be renamed the Black Hole—it just keeps sucking up everything around it. That holiday known as Thanksgiving? Pretty much gone. Especially if you […]

STAY HOME, SHOP LOCAL AND BE SAFE…

Thursday, November 28th, 2013

Jeff Hess: Have Coffee Will Write.

NLRB TO PROSECUTE WALMART…

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

From OURWalmart: The National Labor Relations Board General Counsel is issuing a decision today to prosecute Walmart for its widespread violations of its workers’ rights. The decision will provide additional protection for Walmart’s 1.3 million employees when they are speaking out for better jobs at the country’s largest employer. The Board will prosecute Walmart’s illegal […]

HELP OUR ASSOCIATES BECAUSE WE WON’T…

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

This story just hits too close to home. From the Cleveland Plain Dealer: The storage containers are attractively displayed at the Walmart on Atlantic Boulevard in Canton. The bins are lined up in alternating colors of purple and orange. Some sit on tables covered with golden yellow tablecloths. Others peer out from under the tables. […]