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Shoppers Demand Queens Center Mall Owner Transform the Poverty Wage- Center into a Responsible Development

April 26, 2010

On April 25, scores of community members and workers were out in force, asking Queens Center Mall shoppers to sign pledge cards asking the owner of the mall, the Macerich Company, to give back to the community by transforming the publicly-subsidized mall from a poverty wage center into a responsible development.

In exchange for the more than $100 million in tax breaks Macerich receives, the Queens Center Mall Campaign is pushing Macerich to require retailers to pay a living wage with benefits, respect workers' rights to organize a union without threat or intimidation, and provide space for community services.

Read the coverage from the Daily News, El Diario, and YourNabe.com.