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Thousands of workers at the Market Basket employees rally in Tewksbury, Aug. 5, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Market Basket Workers Hold Huge Rally To Pressure Management

A few thousand Market Basket workers and customers rallied outside a store in Tewksbury Tuesday to pressure management to reinstate the company’s former chief executive or accept his offer to buy the company.

08/05/2014

Employees and others loyal to former CEO Arthur T. Demoulas rallied in Tewksbury, July 18, 2014. (Photo by Christa A. Lamb)

Market Basket Workers Rally For Fired CEO Arthur T. Demoulas

An estimated 1,000 people have shown up at Market Basket supermarket chain headquarters in a show of support for the company’s former chief executive.

07/18/2014

(WBZ-TV Photo)

Immigrant Activists Arrested For Blocking Entrance To Suffolk County Jail

Nearly two dozen protesters were arrested outside the Suffolk County Detention Center on Thursday after they formed a human chain blocking the front door to the facility.

04/17/2014

(Credit: CBS)

Labor Day Protest At Sagamore Bridge Will Target Pilgrim Nuclear Plant

The recent announcement that the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant would close at the end of 2014 has focused renewed attention on the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth.

09/01/2013

Protesters on Boston Common. (Photo credit: Bree Sison)

Protesters Rally In Boston; Obama Seeks Congressional Approval For Syrian Military Action

Protesters are rallying in Boston to oppose any U.S. or NATO military action in Syria.

08/31/2013

In downtown Boston on Saturday, July 20, 2013, dozens of demonstrators protest the not guilty verdict in the George Zimmerman trial.

Boston Demonstrators Join Thousands Across US To Protest Zimmerman Verdict

One week after a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the death of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin, people gathered for nationwide rallies to press for changes to self-defense laws and for federal civil rights charges against the former neighborhood watch leader.

07/20/2013

Hundreds of senior citizens protest on Beacon Street. (WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Lana Jones)

4 Arrested In Senior Citizens Protest On Beacon Hill

As the House began debating the transportation financing bill Monday, hundreds of senior citizens blocked traffic on Beacon Street in protest.

04/08/2013

(Photo Credit: Mark Katic)

Syrian Activists Rally In Copley Square

A crowd of activists gathered in Copley Square Saturday afternoon to mark the second anniversary of the uprising in Syria, calling for greater U.S. intervention.

03/16/2013

Protesters outside the Danvers Wal-Mart Friday. (Photo by Carl Stevens)

Wal-Mart Stores Targeted By Union Picketers On Black Friday

Wal-Mart workers in nine states staged protests and walkouts Friday, including in Massachusetts.

11/23/2012

Harvey Silverglate Book

NightSide – Harvey Silverglate Joins Dan Rea To Discuss The Protest Law

Is The Government Restricting Free Speech With The Protest Bill?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/15/2012

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