Cease and Desist

By Bill McMorris, The Washington Free Beacon

The National Labor Relations Board has filed a complaint against a major union for using front groups to stage disruptive Black Friday protests in a Michigan Walmart.

Wal-Mart Challenges Labor Board’s Complaint

By Shelly Banjo and Melanie Trottman, The Wall Street Journal

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. WMT -1.11% told the National Labor Relations Board that it was within its rights when it disciplined workers for taking part in short strikes, setting up a legal test of a phenomenon that is reshaping relations between companies and labor.

Walmart: Victim Of A Partisan National Labor Relations Board

By Peter Schaumber, Forbes

Walmart is a company that Big Labor and its allies love to hate. Despite a coordinated media campaign vilifying the company and “hit and run” walk-outs aimed at disrupting operations, Walmart’s 1.3 million employees remain largely beyond Labor’s reach. The projected “nationwide” walk-outs of “thousands of employees” have fizzled.

Free-Market Labor Wins Wage-Boost Victory

By Charles W. Johnson, Reason

Last week, the Coalition of Immokalee Workers announced an astonishing breakthrough in an ongoing campaign to win wage increases for 80,000-100,000 seasonal laborers picking tomatoes for Florida farms.