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Starbucks unionization fight takes its place in Memphis’ justice legacy

Before marching in support of unionization with a group of Memphis Starbucks workers Wednesday, the Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II huddled in the parking lot of Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library with them. “I’m starstruck,” one worker admitted, as she stood beside the co-chair of the Poor People’s Campaign. “I’m starstruck,” Barber replied, inspired […]