Author: Maria Aurelio

Meatpackers’ Walkout Defies Trump’s Executive Order

Following Trump’s invocation of the Defense Production Act to re-open the meatpacking industry, more than 50 workers at a Smithfield plant walked out in defiance of their company’s decision to remain open despite having announced a day prior they would close.

Meatpackers’ Walkout Defies Trump’s Executive Order

Following Trump’s invocation of the Defense Production Act to re-open the meatpacking industry, more than 50 workers at a Smithfield plant walked out in defiance of their company’s decision to remain open despite having announced a day prior they would close.