CHICAGO (CBS)– Workers at El Milagro in Little Village were locked out of work after a walkout at a popular tortilla factory in Chicago.
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Workers were protesting quote “unsafe conditions” and “dismal wages” yesterday. Workers say after the walk out they needed a police escort to get their belongings.
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