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Key Vendor No Longer Doing Business With Market Basket

A key vendor is no longer doing business with Market Basket in protest of the company management's actions.

Boston Sword and Tuna's top official says time has nearly run out on saving the great institution that was Market Basket

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Zack Wittman for The Boston Globe via Getty Images
Zack Wittman for The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Mayor Mitchell Supports Market Basket Protests and Boycott

Count Mayor Jon Mitchell as a supporter of Arthur T. Demoulas, the former CEO of Market Basket.

Arthur T. was ousted as CEO last month, and replaced by his cousin, Arthur S. Demoulas.

Loyal longtime workers have taken to protesting the sudden change, with work at many of the 71 Market Basket locations coming to a screeching halt

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Photo via "SAVE ARTIE T. & SAVE MARKET BASKET!!" facebook page.
Photo via "SAVE ARTIE T. & SAVE MARKET BASKET!!" facebook page.

A Brief Background About Market Basket’s Protest

The Demoulas/Market Basket feud has been going on in the background for decades, but it's now gaining national attention after this past weekend's rallies. Some people are still wondering what's going on and why these rallies are being held.

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Photo by Zack Wittman for The Boston Globe via Getty Images - Market Basket employees rallying earlier at the company's Tewksbury headquarters.
Photo by Zack Wittman for The Boston Globe via Getty Images - Market Basket employees rallying earlier at the company's Tewksbury headquarters.

Thousands Turn Out To Support Local Grocery Chain

Nearly 3,000 people rallied outside the Market Basket headquarters in Tewksbury Friday in support of recently ousted CEO Arthur T. Demoulas.

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WANG ZHAO/AFP/Getty Images

Family Of Missing Malaysia Airlines Passengers Continue Protests

About 50 relatives of Chinese passengers from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane are continuing a sit-in protest outside the Malaysian Embassy in Beijing, after officials failed to show up to update them on the search

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Did Alex Rodriguez Pay Protesters To Appear At His Hearing in New York City?

The shame of Alex Rodriguez continues, as reports are coming out suggesting that the Yankees' third baseman may have actually paid protesters to show up to support him. 

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Islamists Take To Egypt Streets In Defiant Protest

Thousands of Muslim Brotherhood supporters have taken to the streets in several Cairo neighborhoods and elsewhere in Egypt in defiance of the military-imposed state of emergency.

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Morsi Supporters Torch Government Offices in Egypt

Angry supporters of Egypt's ousted president have stormed and torched two buildings housing the local government in Giza, the city next to Cairo that is home to the famed pyramids.

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H.C. Williams,flickr

Protesters Arrested at Brayton Point Coal Plant

Forty Four of climate activists are facing charges after they were arrested for trespassing at the Brayton Point coal plant in Somerset.

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.imelda,flickr

Market Basket Drama Would have Demoulas’ Rolling Over In Their Graves

My grandmother was friendly with the Demoulas brothers, in Lowell, MA.  At Christmas, the Demoulas family would send her lovely assortments of foods as a way to say thank you for her service as a Greek School teacher.

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