As the gap between the rich and poor continues to grow, Walmart workers are calling on the company to take responsibility for its role in income inequality. On October 16th, members of OUR Walmart — the Organization United for Respect at Walmart — will deliver petitions to members of the Walton family in New York… Read more »
A new study by the Institute for Local Self-Reliance (ILSR) finds that the Waltons are funding nearly two dozen anti-solar groups while a Walton-owned energy company is pushing for regulations that hinder the growth of rooftop solar power.
State law severely restricts the right to strike for members of the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers; members who do choose to strike risk losing their teaching licenses. So when the news broke on Monday, it was Philadelphia students who immediately jumped into action.