The union workers of FairPoint believe in serving their customers, not kowtowing to the company's greedy Wall Street owners.
The national wave of protests, which could be the biggest yet to hit the giant retailer outlets, comes on the heels last week of the first sit down strikes in Walmart's history.
Workers at the General Motors plant in Atlanta, Georgia participated in a sit-down strike, which was part of a greater ongoing wave of labor organizing during the 1930s.
The group was joined by hundreds of Californians who rallied outside the store in Pico Rivera, the site of the first Walmart strikes in 2012.
"I'm sitting down on strike today to protest Walmart's illegal fear tactics and to send a message to management and the Waltons that they can't continue to silence us!"
The settlement will protect teacher's health care and pensions and establishes, for the first time, a program to control the growth of class sizes.
The Act established that unions are not conspiracies under the law and freed them to legally strike, picket and boycott employers.
Teachers in the small suburban community of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, returned to the picket line for their second week of striking.
Despite current battles brewing, Yale's new president, Peter Salovey, came by to shake hands with each of the workers, recognizing the respect they had won in the hard fought 1984 battle.
In 1989, 98 UMWA members and a minister occupied the Pittston Coal Company's Moss 3 preparation plant in Carbon, Virginia, the most important act of civil disobedience during the Pittston strike.