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Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price

The following issues are addressed in this documentary. Write your personal opinion on each one as they are presented.

Small Town Effects Is Wal-Mart bad for small towns? Would you want one in yours, if you lived in one? Why or why not? (4-6 sentences)

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Associate Woes Are the store employees treated equally? Paid fairly? What is a union? Should the employees be allowed to form unions? Explain (5-6 sentences)

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Environment Has Wal-Mart had any effect on the environment in the United States? Explain (4-5 sentences)

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Outsourcing What is life like for a Chinese Wal-mart factory worker? What are your feelings on how they live and are treated? Explain (5-6 sentences)

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Conclusion Do you think Wal-Mart overall benefits America, or hurts it? Do you shop there? Is it true that some people have to shop there? Will you continue to shop there? Do you believe this movie is biased in any way? (10 sentences)

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