To find stories from Walmart employees, especially with themes around environmentalism, veterans, homelessness, agriculture and education.
Here is 1 veteran story: "After I left the Navy and completed graduate school, Walmart was my first job as a civilian,” said Valerie Ferrell, Walmart associate in Portsmouth and Navy veteran. “The leadership and organizational skills I learned through my training in the Navy helped me successfully transition and adapt into multiple positions at Walmart. In my role at Walmart I have been able to help recruit veterans and their spouses from every branch of the military and help them make the same successful transition. I am extremely proud to be a part of a company that focuses on hiring veterans and supporting their spouses and families.”
Hundreds of stories can be found on this Reddit thread asking for former employees to share their experience.
A former Walmart employee made the news for being fired for redeeming $5 credit for recycled bottles. He was formerly homeless when hired by Walmart.
Here is another story about an employee giving a homeless the shoes off his feet.
This article has some stories about employees calling for gun safety at work.
Here is a story about a Walmart employee that built an app to help workers more effectively price match.