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Speedway Boycott Exposes Marathon Corporation's Poor Labor Practices

For Immediate Release
Contact: Jenn Hathaway jhathaway@mntrades.org
Sunday, March 28, 2021


SPEEDWAY BOYCOTT EXPOSES MARATHON CORPORATION’S POOR LABOR PRACTICES BUILDING TRADES UNIONS INVITE MINNESOTANS TO JOIN THE BOYCOTT



SAINT PAUL, MN - The Saint Paul Building Trades announced a boycott of Speedway gas stations to call attention to the labor practices of parent company Marathon Petroleum Corporation.


“Marathon’s decision to replace skilled local tradesmen and women with out-of-state workers who clearly lack the same training and local experience suggests that the company has put profits over the livelihoods of local workers and the safety of surrounding communities,” sai...