Union Activists Picket Trump and Walmart's Shared Values in Buena Park
October 28, 2016
"Stop hate! Dump Trump!" picketers chanted outside a Walmart store at the Buena Park Mall yesterday afternoon. "Walmart, Walmart, you're no good! Never doing what you should!"
Dozens of union activists and faith-based leaders circled the entrance of the big box store with a twin message against Donald Trump's farcical pledge to "Make America Great Again," and the corporation's tag line of "Save Money, Live Better." But what does America's largest retailer and its biggest loudmouth have to do with each other? Plenty, according to United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 324 union members handing out leaflets to Walmart shoppers.
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