Mississippi Walmart Bombed In Homegrown Terrorist Attack For Refusing To Sell Confederate Flags

The man posted threatening messages missed by law enforcement days before the attack: “Journal corporate, you are on final warning,” “You are part of the problem. As a result of this, y’all are going down, along with Walmart, WTVA, Reeds department store, and all the rest of the anti-American crooks. I’m not kidding. No messing around anymore!”

A Confederate flag flies next to the Alabama Confederate Memorial on the grounds of the Alabama Capitol

JACKSON, Miss. — A man is charged after allegedly setting off an explosive at a Mississippi Walmart Sunday morning. Marshall W. Leonard, 61, of Tupelo, will be charged with placing an explosive device. Under Mississippi Code 97-37-25 he could get life in prison if convicted, the Tupelo Daily Journal reported. Tupelo Police Chief Bart

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Walmart Stock Crashes After Company Pays Workers Slightly More

Walmart’s stock plummeted 10% yesterday after the company announced that higher labor costs would severely cut into profits – yet more evidence that underpaying employees is integral to Walmart’s success as a business.

Published in partnership with Shadowproof. Did you need more proof that Walmart’s business model is based on screwing their workers? Well, there was an example in real time on Wednesday. Walmart’s stock plummeted 10% yesterday after the company announced that higher labor costs would severely cut into profits – yet more evidence that

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Walmart Increased Wages Only To Later Cut Hours

As Bloomberg reports today, the order has now come down from Walmart executives to store managers to cut workers’ hours to lower company costs.

Marijo Beckman greeted Black Friday shoppers at a Boynton Beach,Fla. Walmar

Published in partnership with Shadowproof. Late last year, in response to a series of strikes by workers and protests by activists, Walmart agreed to raise wages so that many of the company’s workers received at least a meager $9 an hour in 2015. The wage hike reached over 1,400 Walmart stores and gave the company some much needed positive

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Walmart To Stop Selling Confederate Flag Merchandise

Wal-Mart claims it has a process in place which helps them decide the merchandise they sell. Yet they claim that at times, items make their way into their assortment improperly. “This is one of those instances.”

Walmart is pulling merchandise with Confederate flag designs after the symbol was linked to recent violence. CBSN's Kristine Johnson has more. Wal-Mart Stores Inc and Sears Holdings Corp said they would stop selling products bearing the Confederate flag, a week after a white gunman shot nine dead at a historically black South Carolina church. The

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Walmart Has $76 Billion Stashed In “Magical” Tax Havens

A “groundbreaking” report—”The Wal-Mart Web: How the World’s Biggest Corporation Secretly Uses Tax Havens to Dodge Taxes”— reveals an extensive, covert “network of 78 subsidiaries and branches in 15 overseas tax havens, which may be used to minimize foreign taxes where it has retail operations and to avoid U.S. tax on those foreign earnings.”

(ANTIMEDIA) Walmart’s profit-at-any-cost philosophy—including a virtual assault on the rights of its hourly workers and its continuing reliance overseas suppliers with a collective penchant for human rights violations—is widely known; but its use of foreign tax havens to shelter $76 billion in assets has flown under the radar. Until

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