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El Paso, Tx – The Retail Workers Rights Committee (RWRC), the Labor Justice Committee (CJL) in El Paso, and the Southwest Workers Union (SWU) in San Antonio, TX will be combining forces to protest against Family Dollar Stores this Saturday as part of the RWRC’s Family Dollar isn’t Family Friendly Campaign. The RWRC has recently expanded its organizing efforts to Juarez, Mexico and San Antonio, TX.

“Expanding our organizing efforts is necessary in order to inform the public about the company’s repeated abuses of its workers” said Abel Lopez, RWRC member. He added “It is especially important to inform citizens of Juarez, given that much of the stores customers who shop in El Paso live in Juarez.

What: Protest outside of Family Dollar Store in downtown El Paso
When: Saturday, October 16th. at 11 AM
Where: Family Dollar Store, 406 S. Stanton St. Dr, El Paso, TX