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Don't Open on Thanksgiving


Business  (tags: Thanksgiving, holidays, stores, profits, Target, petitions )

Freya
- 1264 days ago - change.org
Black Friday use to be just that, on Friday. But over the last few years, stores have started opening earlier and earlier. Now, stores are opening on Thanksgiving Day in the pursuit of ever bigger holiday profits. This comes at the expense of retail...



   

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Tracy Riley (54)
Tuesday November 3, 2015, 3:51 pm
Signed earlier

Thanks
 

Judy C (91)
Tuesday November 3, 2015, 4:34 pm
Signed. Thanks Freya.
 

Animae C (508)
Tuesday November 3, 2015, 5:13 pm
Already signed
39,205 supporters
10,795 needed to reach 50,000

Thanx Freya
 

Roseann d (178)
Tuesday November 3, 2015, 5:23 pm
Who wants to shop on Thanksgiving for more stupid stuff that nobody really needs?
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday November 3, 2015, 6:17 pm
Done-thx Freya
 

Kerstin Strobl (123)
Wednesday November 4, 2015, 3:56 am
signed
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday November 4, 2015, 10:14 am
More greedy people :)
 

Marco Baracca (41)
Wednesday November 4, 2015, 11:35 am
Signed #53621
 

Ruth L (237)
Wednesday November 4, 2015, 11:47 am
Signed/noted. Thanks Freya
 

Athena F (131)
Wednesday November 4, 2015, 12:13 pm
done, thanks. also how about let's stop celebrating Thanksgiving and celebrate Indigenous People's Day?
 

Mike M (38)
Wednesday November 4, 2015, 1:37 pm
N&S
 

Lois Jordan (63)
Wednesday November 4, 2015, 1:52 pm
Signed & noted. Thanks, Freya.
 

Birgit W (160)
Wednesday November 4, 2015, 2:08 pm
Signed.
 

David C (78)
Wednesday November 4, 2015, 3:18 pm
thanks
 

Cheryl Sickler (7)
Wednesday November 4, 2015, 6:25 pm
Signed and noted. Stop the corporate greed. Let your employees enjoy their families. What's one more day! You won't find me shopping.
 

Bonnie Lynn M (1)
Wednesday November 4, 2015, 7:16 pm
Petition signed. Thank you
 

Roro l (0)
Thursday November 5, 2015, 3:39 am
Thank you!
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 5, 2015, 5:34 am
What to be grateful for?
 

Aaron Bouchard (158)
Thursday November 5, 2015, 7:15 am
signed and noted thanks
 

Barb SiteIssues V (202)
Thursday November 5, 2015, 8:23 am
Signed & Noted, Thank you
 

Julia Cabrera-Woscek (0)
Thursday November 5, 2015, 9:00 am
Noted, thank you!
 

Ed Site Issues V (198)
Thursday November 5, 2015, 11:20 am
S&N, Thanks
 

M B (62)
Thursday November 5, 2015, 2:15 pm
done
Today SANTA arrived in our town
Well, he is way ahead of time (!) This is ridiculous!
Thanx
 

Sheryl G (359)
Thursday November 5, 2015, 4:12 pm
You signed “Target: Don't Open on Thanksgiving” I had read this about REI not opening, telling the people enjoy the outdoors. They've received good support on it and I think more stores should do the same.

I stay as far away from the stores as I can on Black Friday.....I want no part of that insanity. We keep Christmas rather low key anyways. A nice meal and time to spend with each other is better than anything. Gifts are gotten for children only, low in number and the adults exchange one gift.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday November 6, 2015, 4:16 am
I never shop on the day after Thanksgiving. It is a time for the Thanksgiving holiday and family.
 

donna m (97)
Sunday November 8, 2015, 1:26 am
noted
 

donna m (97)
Sunday November 8, 2015, 1:26 am
thanks for sharing
 

donald Baumgartner (6)
Saturday November 14, 2015, 2:28 am
Gladly signed !!!!
 

Past Member (0)
Friday January 15, 2016, 1:55 am
THANKS
 
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