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Wal-Mart flunks its fact-check: The truth behind its sarcastic response to the Times
Salon, June 25, 2014

California bill would fine big firms whose workers get Medi-Cal
Los Angeles Times, May 31, 2013

Who's Really to Blame for the Wal-Mart Strikes? The American Consumer
The Atlantic, November 22, 2012

Massive anti-Walmart march and rally planned today at Chinatown site
Dailybreeze.com, June 30, 2012

Why Walmart Loves Welfare
California Progress Report, March 14, 2012

Alan Grayson says more Walmart employees on Medicaid, food stamps than other companies
Tampa Bay Times PolitiFact.com, December 6, 2010

On the job and on TennCare
Chattanooga Times Free Press, January 20, 2005

Wal-Mart Counters Critics in Newspaper Advertisements
Bloomberg, January 13, 2005

Giant retailer enters fight
Sacramento Bee, October 27, 2004

Wal-Mart May Be The New Model of Productivity, But It Isn't Always Wowing Workers
New York Times, September 2, 2004

Going global
Economist, August 25, 2005

Town Leaders Need Data About Wal-Mart's Effect
Los Angeles Daily News, August 31, 2004

Global giant
News Hour with Jim Lerner, August 23, 2004

A new twist in the Wal-Mart wars
Christian Science Monitor, August 12, 2004

L.A. Council Votes to Restrict Superstores
Los Angeles Times, August 11, 2004

Low wages, hidden cost
Ventura County Star, August 11, 2004

L.A. halts plans for Wal-Marts
Houston Chronicle, August 10, 2004

Public pays the costs of Wal-Mart's low prices
Oakland Tribune, August 8, 2004

Wal-Mart: No Bargain?
CBS Evening News Broadcast, August 7, 2004

Corporate freeloaders
Boston Globe, August 6, 2004

Study says Wal-Mart exacts price
Raleigh News & Observer, August 4, 2004

Study: Wal-Mart pay costs Calif. $86M
CNN Money, August 4, 2004

Marketplace
Minnesota Public Radio “Marketplace”, August 3, 2004
(Begin at 2:47 minutes)

Wal-Mart Costs State, Study Says
San Francisco Chronicle, August 3, 2004

Study Cites Social Costs of Wal-Mart
Los Angeles Times, August 3, 2004


 
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