Reasons to Boycott Black Friday. What’s Yours?
A boycott of Black Friday, the day on which Americans are labeled as “consumers” and expected to shop, comes from many corners this year.
Some are boycotting Black Friday as a way of protesting disproportionate violence against Black Americans at the hands of the police:
Others ask you to stay at home on Friday as a way of supporting those striking against WalMart for better pay and benefits.
Others point out that a blow against Black Friday shopping is a blow against Americanism as consumerism:
Another Black Friday boycott call targets Microsoft for its tax evasion:
Will you be staying home on Black Friday? If so, why?