Workers at Wal-Mart Facility Launch Protest March

LOS ANGELES — Workers in Southern California employed by a distribution warehouse contracted by Wal-Mart Stores went on strike Thursday and launched a 50-mile march from the facility in Mira Loma, in Riverside County, to downtown Los Angeles to protest working conditions.

The march — called “Walmarch” — was scheduled to conclude Sunday, Sept. 16,  with a rally at City Hall here.

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