Selling Women Short

Author: Liza Featherstone
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Selling Women Short combines the personal stories of these employees with superb investigative journalism to show why women who work these low-wage jobs are getting a raw deal, and what they are doing about it.

Wal Mart World

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This helps Wal-Mart keep its prices low.” Steven Greenhouse, “Illegally in U.S.,
and Never a Day Off at Wal-Mart,” N.Y. Times, Nov. 5, 2003, at A1. Detailed in
Aristides Diaz-Pedrosa, “A Tale of Competing Policies: The Creation of Havens
for Illegal Immigrants and the Black Market Economy in the European Union,” 37
Cornell Int'I L.J. 431 (2004). 67. Liza Featherstone, Selling Women Short: The
Landmark Battle for Worker's Rights at Wal‐Mart (2004). 68. 222 F.R.D. 137 (N.D.
Cal.

Wal Mart

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Wal-Mart, Inc., et al., 264 F. Supp. 158 (U.S. Dist., 1967). 33. Ibid. 34. Ibid. 35. Ibid
. 36. One of the always intriguing aspects of Wal-Mart's work culture is the extent
to which its workers think of the company before and after Sam Walton's death in
an almost jeremiac manner. As one worker said, “The day Sam died was the day
Wal-Mart joined corporate America,” quoted in Liza Featherstone, Selling Women
Short: The Landmark Battle for Workers' Rights at Wal-Mart (New York: Basic ...

Field Guide To The U S Economy

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... consumer/a/fedexpays.htm; on Merrill Lynch, http://www.epexperts.com/
news_index1468.html; on United Airlines, http://www.epexperts.com/
news_index831.html; on Wal-Mart, “No Way to Treat a Lady,” BusinessWeek, Mar
. 3, 2003; Liza Featherstone, Selling Women Short: The Landmark Battle for
Workers' Rights at Wal-Mart (New York: Basic Books, 2004). Carmen DeNavas-
Walt et al., Income, Poverty, and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States:
2003 (CPR P60-226), p.

New York Theater Review

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Much of the Christian right would likely agree with the left on many labor and
human-rights issues, and many of the GOP's traditional libertarian base would
agree on civil liberties and gay rights issues. In Liza Featherstone's recent book,
Selling Women Short: The Landmark Battle for Women's Rights at Wal-Mart,
labor unions like UFCW and women's organization like NOW might spearhead
organizing drives, but the Wal-Mart employees fighting for their rights and risking
their jobs are ...

The Journal Of Labor And Society

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Selling Women Short: The Landmark Battle for Workers' Rights at Wal-Mart. New
York: Basic Books, 2004. 282 pp. $25.00 (hardcover). Is Wal-Mart good for
women? Journalist Liza Featherstone answers with a resounding "no!" Based on
interviews with current and former employees, including plaintiffs in the largest
class action suit ever filed, Betty Dukes v. Wai- Mart Stores, Inc., Featherstone
suggests that low prices, one-stop shopping, and big sizes are not enough to
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puck wildfire SELLING WOMEN SH Selling Women Short: The Landmark Battle
for Workers' Rights at Wal-Mart Liza Featherstone {basic books} Reading Liza
Featherstone's expose of Wal-Mart's corporate culture in the weeks before the
presidential election, it occurred to me that perhaps the pundits have it wrong,
and that the best way to explain the supposed line of demarcation in America is
not by looking at red vs. blue, rural vs. urban, or evangelical vs. secular, but at
those who ...

Through The Labyrinth

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Why men earn more: The startling truth behind the pay gap and what women can
do about it. New York: American Management Association. Fazio, R. H., and
M. A. Olson. 2003. Implicit measures in social cognition research: Their meaning
and use. Annual Review of Psychology 54: 297– 327. Featherstone, L. 2004.
Selling women short: The landmark battle for workers' rights at WalMart. New
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Wal Mart

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1-10, 121-221) Liza Featherstone, Selling Women Short: The Landmark Battle for
Workers' Rights at Wal-Mart. NY: Basic Books, 2004 Michael J. Hicks, "Does Wal-
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2004) (describing in detail the alleged discrimination at Wal-Mart). For a
comprehensive examination of gender discrimination at Wal-Mart, see Liza
Featherstone, Selling Women Short: The Landmark Battle for Workers' Rights at
Wal-Mart 97-98 (2004). 20 Expert Report of Dr. William T. Bielby, Dukes v. Wal-
Mart Stores, Inc., 222 F.R.D. 189 (N.D. Cal. 2004), available at http://www.
walmartclass.com/staticdata/reports/r3.html. 21 See Greenhouse, supra note 3 (
reporting that employees ...