January 17, 2004 10:30 PM Subscribe
Wal-Mart Locks Its Workers In
. And not without serious consequences. One worker had a heart attack, another had an asthma attack and an assistant manager wouldn't let him out immediately, another had his ankle smashed by heavy machinery and had no way of getting to a hospital. It's not the first time
the world's largest private employer has stiffed its 1.2 million workers out of millions of dollars. What price unfettered industrialization?
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