Sam Walton

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2011

    Walmart faces rejection by feisty little town of Chanhassen

    Walmart, the biggest company in the world, is losing a fight with Chanhassen.​Walmart has thousands of gigantic stores across America, and dozens of them in the state of Minnesota. It employs millions of people, and sells tons of Chinese products to hundreds of millions more.Chanhassen is a town o ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    July 13, 2011

    Republic at Seven Corners does bar food better

    Prices are student-friendly and there's even house-made ketchup

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2006

    The Wal-Mart Effect: a Q & A with author Charles Fishman

    7/27: Morning Communique

    CITY PAGES BLOGS Pizzaman encounters an old nemesis on the Streets of Pizza. THESE DAYS The family of a Marine who was killed in Iraq is furious with Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. Catherine Baker Knoll for showing up uninvited at his funeral this week, handing out business cards and chatting up folks dur ... More >>

  • News

    March 17, 2004

    Wal-Mart Wants Your Job

    As the Retailing Behemoth Prepares to Open Its First Store in the Twin Cities Metro, Neighborhoods and Workers Brace Themselves for the Wal-Mart Treatment: Low Wages, Union Busting, and a Big, Friendly Smile

  • Movies

    November 7, 2001

    True Stories

    A Festival of New Documentaries Presents a "Reality" Where More Is at Stake Than Who Gets Voted Off the Island

  • Music

    December 18, 1996