In the midst of the massive amount of press regarding the Dorchester Boycott, here’s a story you might have missed: The Wall Street Journal reports that after filing Chapter 11 and putting thousands of dedicated hourly employees out of work, Borders now wants to pay 8.3 million dollars worth of bonuses to its executives. (Could this be why employees in going-forward stores are being pressured to sell BR+?) Former and current employees share their thoughts on this.
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