The Waltons, the family that built Walmart’s global empire, are the .0000001% richest
And Walmart’s 2.1 million associates worldwide are the 99%
THURSDAY OCTOBER 20 at 2 PM
Teach In at Liberty Park with Walmart Workers
**Immediate action on Walmart in NYC will be announced**
Workers have formed an organization, OUR Walmart: Organization United for Respect at Walmart, to fight back and stand up for their rights at the world’s largest private employer.
Sam Walton’s daughter, the heiress to the Walmart fortune,
is the tenth richest person in America, and 21st richest in the world.
Walmart Associates are the life-blood of Walmart, and yet they are not treated with respect.
Walmart’s CEO Mike Duke took home $18.7 million dollars last year,
the same year they cut profit sharing for employees.
According to a recent study, Walmart can easily afford to pay its workers a living wage but chooses not to.