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Labor rights advocates speak out against Wal-Mart’s arrival to NYC

Washington Square News, By Emily Yang, April 25 2012. New York City elected officials, community leaders and advocates gathered in front of City Hall yesterday to speak out against Wal-Mart’s operation of business in the city. This comes after The New York Times reported last Sunday that the world’s largest retailer stopped an internal investigation into allegations of $24 million in bribes that helped expand its Mexican branches.