After waiting a year and a half to have their day in court, the Friends of Placer County (CA) Commun?
Myths tend to grow larger the more frequently they are repeated. On January 2nd, CBS Marketwatch reported that “Wal-Mart, the Number 1 private sector job
In 1989, Alma Hirsch sold a tract of land to the city of Warsaw, Missouri on the condition that the ?
Wal-Mart CEO David Glass is cashing in. At least, he’s selling off 200,000 shares of Wal-Mart common stock, worth roughly $9.4 million. That represents about
One vote on the Woolwich Township Council made all the difference in one of the community’s most dev?
On March 25, 1998 (see below) we told you about the toywars between the Teletubbies and Wal-Mart’s knock-offs, known as the Bubbly Chubbies. Wal-Mart admitted
Wal-Mart Developers Give Up Fight. That’s the headline in the Tri-County Times in Fenton, MI. A spok?
Fortune magazine’s Top Ten Billionaire’s Club released this week has 5 Walton family members clustered in a tie at number 4 on the list. Matriarch
Robert Okesson is handicapped. He drives a car with handicapped plates, and has so for the past ten ?
Sometimes we “outgrow” our stores, says Wal-Mart Realty. That’s the retail understatement of the year. It turns out that Wal-Mart changes stores as casually as
Sam Walton boasted in his autobiography that Wal-Mart had become its own competition, and in discuss?
To give you a sense of Wal-Mart’s unprecedented size, consider the following information, based on Fortune magazine’s 500 Biggest Corporations. Wal-Mart had revenues of $287.9
Edenton, NC is a coastal community of just under 6,000 people. It describes itself as a “storybook p?
The As You Sow Foundation has sent Sprawl-Busters the following account of the group’s activity at the recent Wal-Mart Annual Meeting in Arkansas: “A shareholder
Robert Okesson is handicapped. He drives a car with handicapped plates, and has so for the past 10 y?
Call them the “working uninsured”. They are the greeters and baggers and stockboys of Wal-Mart, where “full time job” is defined at 28 hours a
On page 9 of the Wal-Mart employee’s manual it says: “We do not tolerate discrimination of any kind.?
Wal-Mart corporate issued a press release about a month ago, touting its “first-of-its-kind” program that will offer its employees free health coverage for such catastrophic
“Without an item price, consumers can be systematically ripped off.” That’s the warning from Michiga?
The Wal-Mart corporation is like the guy who buys a huge SUV and drives it proudly into his driveway — only to find that the
“Homeowners want to live where they can get full services.” That’s one of the pleas made in a full p?
It’s been called the “feminization of poverty.” Many of the low wage jobs in retailing are filled by women. This week, Wal-Mart, under pressure from