USA: OUR Walmart – workers protest for respect at work and union recognition

December 7, 2012
California: Misty Tanner a Walmart worker sacked for union membership. Workers at the San Leandro Walmart store walk out of work, organised into Our Walmart - for respect at work- they demonstrate with supporters, and then walk back into the store to place flowers on the floor by the break room in memory of a worker who died recently. They were joined by other Walmart workers sacked for union membership of UFCW Local 5. © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Misty Tanner a Walmart worker sacked for union membership. Workers at the San Leandro Walmart store walk out of work, organised into Our Walmart – for respect at work- they demonstrate with supporters, and then walk back into the store to place flowers on the floor by the break room in memory of a worker who died recently. They were joined by other Walmart workers sacked for union membership of UFCW Local 5.
© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Workers at the San Leandro Walmart store walk out of work, organised into Our Walmart - for respect at work- they demonstrate with supporters, and then walk back into the store to place flowers on the floor by the break room in memory of a worker who died recently. They were joined by other Walmart workers sacked for union membership of UFCW Local 5. © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Workers at the San Leandro Walmart store walk out of work, organised into Our Walmart – for respect at work- they demonstrate with supporters, and then walk back into the store to place flowers on the floor by the break room in memory of a worker who died recently. They were joined by other Walmart workers sacked for union membership of UFCW Local 5.
© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Workers at the San Leandro Walmart store walk out of work, organised into Our Walmart - for respect at work- they demonstrate with supporters, and then walk back into the store to place flowers on the floor by the break room in memory of a worker who died recently. They were joined by other Walmart workers sacked for union membership of UFCW Local 5. © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Workers at the San Leandro Walmart store walk out of work, organised into Our Walmart – for respect at work- they demonstrate with supporters, and then walk back into the store to place flowers on the floor by the break room in memory of a worker who died recently. They were joined by other Walmart workers sacked for union membership of UFCW Local 5.
© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Workers at the San Leandro Walmart store walk out of work, organised into Our Walmart - for respect at work- they demonstrate with supporters, and then walk back into the store to place flowers on the floor by the break room in memory of a worker who died recently. They were joined by other Walmart workers sacked for union membership of UFCW Local 5. © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Workers at the San Leandro Walmart store walk out of work, organised into Our Walmart – for respect at work- they demonstrate with supporters, and then walk back into the store to place flowers on the floor by the break room in memory of a worker who died recently. They were joined by other Walmart workers sacked for union membership of UFCW Local 5.
© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Workers at the Walmart store in Richmond are joined by other Walmart workers sacked for their union membership and other union members and community supporters in OUR Walmart  - for respect at work.  They protested at the sackings and tried to present a petition to a store manager who refused to accept it.  Victimised workers and their supporters confronted managers in the store, and demanded their jobs back.© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Workers at the Walmart store in Richmond are joined by other Walmart workers sacked for their union membership and other union members and community supporters in OUR Walmart – for respect at work. They protested at the sackings and tried to present a petition to a store manager who refused to accept it. Victimised workers and their supporters confronted managers in the store, and demanded their jobs back.
© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Sacked workers arguing with a manager and demanding their jobs back.  Workers at the Walmart store in Richmond are joined by other Walmart workers sacked for their union membership and other union members and community supporters in OUR Walmart  - for respect at work.  They protested at the sackings and tried to present a petition to a store manager who refused to accept it.  Victimised workers and their supporters confronted managers in the store, and demanded their jobs back.© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Sacked workers arguing with a manager and demanding their jobs back. Workers at the Walmart store in Richmond are joined by other Walmart workers sacked for their union membership and other union members and community supporters in OUR Walmart – for respect at work. They protested at the sackings and tried to present a petition to a store manager who refused to accept it. Victimised workers and their supporters confronted managers in the store, and demanded their jobs back.
© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Mary Kay Henry Pres of the SEIU  talking with workers Raymond Bravo and Dominic Ware. Workers at the Walmart store in Richmond are joined by other Walmart workers sacked for their union membership and other union members and community supporters in OUR Walmart  - for respect at work.  They protested at the sackings and tried to present a petition to a store manager who refused to accept it.  Victimised workers and their supporters confronted managers in the store, and demanded their jobs back.© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Mary Kay Henry Pres of the SEIU talking with workers Raymond Bravo and Dominic Ware. Workers at the Walmart store in Richmond are joined by other Walmart workers sacked for their union membership and other union members and community supporters in OUR Walmart – for respect at work. They protested at the sackings and tried to present a petition to a store manager who refused to accept it. Victimised workers and their supporters confronted managers in the store, and demanded their jobs back.
© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Mary Kay Henry Pres of the SEIU carried a petition into the store. California: Workers at the Walmart store in Richmond are joined by other Walmart workers sacked for their union membership and other union members and community supporters in OUR Walmart  - for respect at work.  They protested at the sackings and tried to present a petition to a store manager who refused to accept it.  Victimised workers and their supporters confronted managers in the store, and demanded their jobs back.© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Mary Kay Henry Pres of the SEIU carried a petition into the store. California: Workers at the Walmart store in Richmond are joined by other Walmart workers sacked for their union membership and other union members and community supporters in OUR Walmart – for respect at work. They protested at the sackings and tried to present a petition to a store manager who refused to accept it. Victimised workers and their supporters confronted managers in the store, and demanded their jobs back.
© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Mary Kay Henry Pres of the SEIU talking with sacked worker Misty Tanner. Workers at the Walmart store in Richmond are joined by other Walmart workers sacked for their union membership and other union members and community supporters in OUR Walmart  - for respect at work.  They protested at the sackings and tried to present a petition to a store manager who refused to accept it.  Victimised workers and their supporters confronted managers in the store, and demanded their jobs back.© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

California: Mary Kay Henry Pres of the SEIU talking with sacked worker Misty Tanner. Workers at the Walmart store in Richmond are joined by other Walmart workers sacked for their union membership and other union members and community supporters in OUR Walmart – for respect at work. They protested at the sackings and tried to present a petition to a store manager who refused to accept it. Victimised workers and their supporters confronted managers in the store, and demanded their jobs back.
© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk