Wal-Mart Has A History Of Destroying Local Economies

Wal-Mart Has A History Of Destroying Local Economies

For more info on Wal-Marts corruption watch the documentary Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Prices.

‘Wal-Mart’s lengthy struggle to open in New York City has hit fresh problems — a controversial report that said America’s biggest discounter does not just sell cheap, it makes neighborhoods poorer.

The report concludes that Wal-Mart, the biggest U.S. private employer, kills jobs rather than creates them, drives down wages and is a tax burden because it does not give health and other benefits to many part-time employees, leaving a burden on Medicaid and other public programs.

The New York City Council will hold a public hearing on Thursday on the impact a Wal-Mart would have but the retailer has declined to attend.’

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Wal-Mart Has A History Of Destroying Local Economies

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