walmart protesters arrested
Surrounded by about 100 police officers in riot gear and a helicopter circling above, more than 50 Walmart workers and supporters were arrested in downtown Los Angeles Thursday night as they sat in the street protesting what they called the retailer's "poverty wages."
Walmart invited HuffPost to speak to a couple associates working in the Chinatown store during the protest Thursday. In the
Local media reports confirm that 11 protesters were arrested in Renton, Wash., 11 in Dallas, Texas, seven in Orlando, Fla