The 3 Biggest Myths About Retail Workers

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Employees at Walmart, the world's largest retailer, are striking for the first time in 50 years. It's hard to believe it took so long. Walmart Stores Inc. is a massive corporation, yet many workers receive low wages and are denied benefits.

But a couple of big myths about retail workers keep the public from believing they should receive higher pay and benefits, according to a report by Stephanie Luce at City University of New York and Naoki Fujita at the Retail Action Project.