Season 1 Episode 42

Wal-Mart and Wages

Aired Friday 9:00 PM Nov 08, 2002 on PBS
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Wal-Mart and Wages
Wal-mart's worker compensation policies are the focus of this episode of Now. The company was once an impressively kind employer, providing their workers with good benefits and wages. A shift in upper management led to the poor working conditions, high turnover rates, loss of necessary benefits like insurance, and employees becoming lucky to earn more than minimum wage.moreless

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