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Black Friday Protests: Walmart Workers All Over the U.S. Stand Up for Respect on the Job

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A living wage is not too much to ask of a company that rakes in $17 billion a year. Today, thousands of Walmart associates and working families are rallying in cities all over the country on Black Friday to ask the nation's largest employer to pay a living wage and treat its employees with respect. 

Find a Walmart action near you at www.BlackFridayProtests.org, and follow the action on Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag: #WalmartStrikers. 

Stay tuned for updates and pictures later today. 

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