MAKING CHANGE AT WALMART ANNOUNCES NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION: THE CALL ON WALMART TO DENOUNCE TRUMP’S BIGOTRY CONTINUES

Posted by on Jul 8, 2016 in Press Releases | No Comments

“Are Walmart’s values the same as Trump’s values?” asks the campaign, with rallies planned across the country Washington, DC — As part of the effort to pressure Walmart to denounce Donald Trump’s racist, xenophobic and misogynistic statements, Making Change at Walmart (MCAW) announced a national day of action, with rallies taking place at Trump properties across the country. The […]

ARE WALMART’S VALUES THE SAME AS TRUMP’S VALUES? CAMPAIGN ASKING WALMART TO DENOUNCE TRUMP’S BIGOTRY CONTINUES

Posted by on Jun 30, 2016 in Press Releases | No Comments

New actions include grassroots rallies at Trump properties and an online video Washington, DC — In an effort to pressure Walmart into denouncing presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s racist, xenophobic, and misogynistic statements, Making Change at Walmart (MCAW) is announcing a series of new grassroots and online initiatives. As part of MCAW’s “Are Walmart’s Values the Same […]

WALMART’S MANUFACTURING SUMMIT ONLY MANUFACTURES MORE LIES

Posted by on Jun 28, 2016 in Press Releases | No Comments

As Walmart markets their “Made in USA” summit, research shows retailer continues to lie about foreign-made products Washington, DC — While Walmart holds its so-called U.S. Manufacturing Summit this week, Making Change at Walmart (MCAW), the national campaign change Walmart into a more responsible company, released the following statement: “It’s the height of hypocrisy for Walmart to tout […]

MAKING CHANGE AT WALMART DEMANDS WALMART TO WITHDRAW SUPPORT OF THE 2016 REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION

Posted by on Jun 23, 2016 in Press Releases | No Comments

“In light of Donald Trump’s racist, misogynistic, anti-veteran, and Islamophobic statements, silence is no longer an option.” Washington, DC — Making Change at Walmart (MCAW) along with The Black Institute, the United States Hispanic Leadership Institute, and ColorOfChange.org, sent a letter today to Walmart CEO Doug McMillon that calls on the company to withdraw its sponsorship of the 2016 Republican National […]

WALMART’S LATEST LAYOFFS PROVE EARLIER CLAIMS OF INVESTING IN WORKERS WERE A SHAM

Posted by on Jun 16, 2016 in Press Releases | No Comments

Washington, DC — Making Change at Walmart (MCAW), the national campaign to change Walmart into a more responsible employer, issued the following statement in response to news that Walmart is eliminating about 1,500 bookkeeping and accounting positions from hundreds of U.S. stores: “Walmart is once again talking out of both sides of its mouth. Walmart brags about […]

MAKING CHANGE AT WALMART CALLS OUT WALMART’S ANTI-LGBT PRACTICES

Posted by on Jun 10, 2016 in Press Releases | No Comments

In open letter citing Walmart’s long history of discrimination allegations and unfair practices, MCAW calls on LGBT Pride organizations to reject Walmart donations  Washington, DC — Making Change at Walmart (MCAW), the national campaign change Walmart into a more responsible company, and the United Food and Commercial Workers’ OUTreach group, released an open letter to the nation’s leading […]

WHAT WALMART WON’T TELL YOU AT ITS 2016 SHAREHOLDER’S MEETING

Posted by on May 31, 2016 in Press Releases | No Comments

Panel of Walmart workers will share stories about poverty wages, cut hours, understaffed stores and more (BENTONVILLE, AR) — On Wednesday, June 1, 2016, at 6:30pm CT, Making Change at Walmart, the national campaign to change Walmart into a more responsible employer, will host a roundtable discussion with Walmart workers and customers. These men and women will share their […]

WALMART’S SILENCE ON TRANSGENDER BATHROOMS GIVES BIGOTRY A FREE PASS

Posted by on May 17, 2016 in Press Releases | No Comments

Washington, DC — Making Change at Walmart, the national campaign to change Walmart into a more responsible employer, and UFCW OUTreach, a constituency group dedicated to building mutual support between the UFCW’s International, regions, and locals and the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, issued a joint statement regarding reports that a Connecticut woman […]

WALMART’S SELF-PUBLISHED PUFF PIECES ARE NOT THE ANSWER

Posted by on May 10, 2016 in Press Releases | No Comments

Company needs to make real investment in workers, not in spinning its image on blog (Washington, DC) – Today, the United Food and Commercial Workers’ Making Change at Walmart campaign (MCAW), the national campaign to change Walmart into a more responsible employer, released the following statement regarding the news that Walmart uses a blog on its corporate website […]

UFCW SCORES ANOTHER LABOR BOARD WIN FOR WALMART WORKERS

Posted by on May 3, 2016 in Press Releases | No Comments

National Labor Relations Board General Counsel agrees with UFCW’s MCAW campaign that Walmart managers illegally retaliated against Walmart workers (Washington, DC) – Today, the United Food and Commercial Workers’ Making Change at Walmart campaign (MCAW), the national campaign to change Walmart into a more responsible employer, released the following statement regarding a new complaint issued by the National […]

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