How Walmart Destroys Communities

An average of 150 retail jobs at the county level are lost every time a Walmart store opens.  This is an excerpt from the Brave New Films Documentary, "Walmart: The High Cost of Low Prices" Walmart: Job creator or job killer?   BOYCOTT WALMART Quick facts about Walmart: •The Walton family, who owns Walmart, is the richest family in America -with nearly $150 billion in wealth. •They have as much money as 43% of America’s poorest families combined.  •Most of Walmart's 1.3 million employees make less than $25,000 per year. •Most Walmart jobs are part-time. •Many Walmart workers are forced to utilize state subsidized benefits in lieu of receiving sufficient benefits from their employer. Very interesting that The Waltons have funded numerous political campaigns which attack... read more
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