Workers demand pay boost from Walmart

Former garment workers from Bangladesh join forces with employees from world's largest retailer for a week of protests.

    Former garment workers from Bangladesh have joined employees from the world's largest retailer, Walmart, for a week of protests.

    They are demanding better benefits, pay and factory conditions around the world.

    As a result, they have come to company headquarters in Arkansas ahead of the annual shareholders meeting.

    Al Jazeera's John Hendren reports from Bentonville.


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