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Walmart: The High Cost of Low Price

Walmart: The High Cost of Low Price, © Retail Project, LLC is a 2005 documentary film by director Robert Greenwald. The film presents a negative picture of Walmart's business practices through interviews with former employees, small business owners, and footage of Walmart executives. Greenwald also uses statistics interspersed between interview footage, to provide an objective analysis of the effects Walmart has on individuals and communities.

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5 Reasons Shopping at Walmart Makes you a Scrooge This Holiday Season

This post originally appeared on the Huffington Post

It's no secret that Walmart is the nation's largest retailer and that the family who owns Walmart, the Waltons, are mega-billionaires worth more than $144.7 billion, but what you might not know is that Walmart is the the largest private employer in the United States employing over 1.3 million workers.

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INTERVIEW: Robert Greenwald on The ED Show

On Thursday, November 10th a week before Thanksgiving Ed Schultz had Brave New Films' President and Founder Robert Greenwald on The ED Show to discuss workers who are forced to work on Thanksgiving and throughout the holiday weekend. 

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Standing Up for Workers for the Holidays

Originally posted on Ed Schultz' website

On Friday, November 28th Robert Greenwald joins Ed Schultz on Ed's podcast to talk about the large amount of workers that are forced to work on Thanksgiving and the protests for a living wage at WalMart. 

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10 Lessons on Making Movies from Brave New Films’ Robert Greenwald: A Decade of Speaking Truth to Power

by Steven Rosenfeld for AlterNet Democratic:

Lies before waging war in Iraq. Deconstructing Fox News propaganda. Profiling Walmart’s culture of greed. Outing bloody wartime profiteers. Introducing America to the Koch brothers. Revealing why whistleblowers matter. Profiling innocent drone victims. 

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Garner: ‘9 to 5’ opens Labor Film Festival

by Jack Garner for the Democrat & Chronicle

Happy Labor Day weekend! And, with perfect timing, the Rochester Labor Council and the George Eastman House have organized a special 25th anniversary version of their annual Rochester Labor Film Series.

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