Tag Archives: Black Friday

Black Friday: The Movie

In the past few years I’ve noticed how Black Friday Sales have had an increasing resemblance to horror films and/or dystopian sci-fi. Apparently I’m not the only one, having recently found this satirical Black Friday trailer from the folks at … Continue reading

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Buy Nothing Day

Via Adbusters: Freedom is having time to live! November 29 is Buy Nothing Day! Today, humanity faces a stark choice: save the planet and ditch capitalism, or save capitalism and ditch the planet. – Fawzi Ibrahim Freedom is having time … Continue reading

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Origin of the Wal-Mart Workers’ Movement

Wal-Mart’s unfair labor policies have been a concern of workers’ rights activists for decades but they managed to avoid a retail strike until last year. On October 4th 2012, 60 Wal-Mart employees struck in Los Angeles followed by strikes at … Continue reading

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