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O Brother
How a bluegrass soundtrack turned out to be the biggest music business success story since Guns N' Roses' Appetite for Destruction.
"...Anyone can stroll into any Wal-Mart in America and purchase the O Brother soundtrack, which..."

July 19, 2002 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

I Got the Hook-Up
"...Black, and Johnson is Blue, and together they're the Wal-Mart of South Central, fencing stolen TVs, stereos, clothes, and..."

June 5, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Dobson Demands Apology From Allandale Lawyer
Attorney for city says adversary insulted city staff and judge.
"...that defended the city of Austin in the Northcross Wal-Mart lawsuits – is steaming mad over comments made about..."

Dec. 4, 2007 News Post by Lee Nichols

Point Austin: Conflict of Interest
Facing corporate tyranny, we're all "interested parties"
"...Wal-Mart has indeed attained a scale that puts it in..."

Dec. 15, 2006 News Column by Michael King

The Owl, the Chicken, and the Beast of Bentonville
Environmental and community groups have come together to defend South Austin against plans for three new Wal-Mart Supercenters.
"...At the start of Tuesday's hearing on a proposed Wal-Mart at I-35 and Slaughter Lane, Zoning and Platting Commission..."

Sept. 12, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

The Whirl-Mart concept comes to Austin
"...young people clusters in the parking lot of the Wal-Mart Supercenter in Round Rock to get ready for "Whirl-Mart--..."

July 5, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Austin @ Large: Austin at Large
Forget the little boxes -- it's the big boxes we need to knock down
"...Now, Will Wynn is contemplating giving tax incentives to Wal-Mart...."

Oct. 3, 2003 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Our readers talk back.
"...If You Replace the Word 'Wal-Mart' With 'Libertarian' Would Anything Change?..."

Oct. 3, 2003 Column

Our readers talk back.
"...Supports Wal-Mart..."

Sept. 26, 2003 Column

The Hightower Report
Wal-Mart's New Frontman; and Mr. President, Greenland Is Melting
"...WAL-MART'S NEW FRONTMAN Good grief! Someone take up a collection,..."

March 17, 2006 News Column by Jim Hightower

Reining in the Mother of All Big Boxes
Local activists seek community-wide benefits analyses of big-box proposals
"...Wal-Mart has set its sights on Austin in a big..."

May 27, 2005 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Developing Stories
Why can't Jennifer Kim find a co-sponsor on council for a resolution to explore a public-private partnership for the redevelopment of Northcross Mall?
"...for a superior redevelopment of Northcross Mall, without a Wal-Mart Supercenter, Kim had a resolution drafted several weeks ago..."

May 4, 2007 News Column by Katherine Gregor

Beside the Point
It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like 2007
"...noon protest culminated in a hearing that evening, over Wal-Mart and Lincoln Property Group's plans to build at Northcross..."

Dec. 22, 2006 News Column by Wells Dunbar

The Hightower Report
Wal-Mart gets indignant; and Cheney gets churlish
"...Wal-Mart's Numbers Game..."

Nov. 19, 2004 News Column by Jim Hightower

After A Fashion
Your Style Avatar careens dangerously close to requiring an intervention. A Wal-Mart intervention.
"...WORLD In the continuing series of My Adventures at Wal-Mart, it's True Confessions time. A couple of weeks after..."

Feb. 5, 2010 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

RG4N Vows to Fight On
The movement to stop the Northcross Wal-Mart rallies the neighborhood troops
"...pep rally for the organization trying to stop the Wal-Mart proposed for the former Northcross Mall property and to..."

Jan. 18, 2008 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Developing Stories: Counting Cars and Fears
Officials say their hands are tied at Northcross – but is that true?
"...and how, is of broader significance than whether one Wal-Mart Supercenter – however reviled – gets built on Anderson..."

June 8, 2007 News Column by Katherine Gregor

Beside the Point
McCracken waxes Wal-Mart for the cameras
"...protest, talking head Chris Willis had Brewster McCracken wax Wal-Mart for the cameras. Never one not to iterate a..."

Feb. 16, 2007 News Column by Wells Dunbar

The Hightower Report
Big Cendant is watching you; and honcho H. Lee Scott Jr.'s tantrum wins recognition
"...the Center for Democracy and Technology: 202/637-9800.WEEPING FOR POOR WAL-MART Time for another Gooberhead Award – presented periodically to..."

April 22, 2005 News Column by Jim Hightower

Austin @ Large: Big-Box Breakdown
Impact? What impact? The city's slothful retail strategy.
" asks? Look at our study! It says the Wal-Marts and Home Depots don't really compete with small local..."

July 9, 2004 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Here a Box, There a Box, Everywhere a Big Box
One Lowe's, two Wal-Marts, and three sets of angry Southside citizens
" important to change with the times." So says Wal-Mart in a colorful mailer sent to thousands of South..."

Aug. 22, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

The Hightower Report
The Bush administration tries to roll back union gains; and Wal-Mart wants to dominate the banking world.
"...Does Wal-Mart Need More Power?..."

Aug. 29, 2003 News Column by Jim Hightower

Our readers talk back.
"...No to Wal-Mart..."

July 18, 2003 Column

No Concord for Northcross?
RG4N directs its ire at the city manager's office
"...for a higher-quality redevelopment of Northcross Mall, without a Wal-Mart Supercenter. Futrell recused herself from Northcross due to a..."

April 6, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Developing Stories
Tweaking Northcross
"...Mall was offered up by Lincoln Property Co. and Wal-Mart last week in response to neighborhood concerns. The adjustments..."

March 2, 2007 News Column by Katherine Gregor

The Hightower Report
The Wal-Mart way in Latin America is a bad way, factory monitor learns; and economic theorists not thinking in real-world terms
"...MONITORING WAL-MART'S MONITORING PROGRAM Wal-Mart has been running splashy ads asserting..."

Aug. 5, 2005 News Column by Jim Hightower

Selling Women Short: The Landmark Battle for Workers' Rights at Wal-Mart
Culled mostly from interviews with plaintiffs, witnesses, and lawyers, this book breathes life into the names and numbers likely to become familiar to us as 'Betty Dukes v. Wal-Mart' plays out
"...Women Short: The Landmark Battle for Workers' Rights at Wal-Martby Liza Featherstone..."

Nov. 12, 2004 Books Review by Nora Ankrum

Our readers talk back.
"...Remember: Wal-Mart Succeeds Because of Customers Shopping There..."

Oct. 31, 2003 Column

The Hightower Report
It's my 737, I'll land if I want to; and a Day of Action against Wal-Mart.
"...Wal-Mart Day of Action..."

Nov. 15, 2002 News Column by Jim Hightower

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...the word from about 60 protesters who picketed a Wal-Mart in southwest Austin last Sunday to draw attention to..."

Dec. 18, 1998 News Feature

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