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picket

verb avoid, blackball, blockade, boycott, demonstrate, demonstrate against, demonstrate protest, dissuade from entering, persuade not to work, protest, restrict access, take part in a demonstration
Associated concepts: informational picketing, lawful pickettng, mass picketing, organizational picketing, peaceful picketing, primary picketing, recognitional picketing, retallatory picketing, secondary boycotts, situs picketing, symmathy strikes, unlawful picketing, violent picketing
See also: demonstrate, protest
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But yesterday strike fund treasurer John Davis said there was every likelihood the factory would be picketed for the last time on December 19, when the strikers call off their action for Christmas.
SANTA CLARITA -- Seeking attention as their contract with county government nears expiration, a couple dozen members of a professional employees union picketed on Wednesday before their workday began.
One door - clearly marked as the "reserve gate" with posted signage containing certain language - is allowed to be picketed.
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa stood his ground Tuesday against one of City Hall's largest unions as hundreds of workers picketed city buildings in the first strike by municipal employees in 14 years.
Since late 1992, the UAW has periodically picketed independently owned and operated Cat dealerships across the country, resulting in unlawful intimidation of dealer employees and customers.
PASADENA - A plan to transfer postal jobs from Pasadena to Valencia drew protests this week from union workers who picketed outside the Mack Robinson Postal Facility.
They have picketed through a change in governors, smoke-filled skies, torrential rains and a magnitude 6.
The region's 300 Ralphs stores are no longer being picketed, though their employees remain locked out and are picketing the other two chains.
Something happened other than people picketed another day.
The two distribution centers that were being picketed were a Vons warehouse in El Monte and an Albertson's warehouse in Brea.
Already, two of the warehouses have been picketed, but the extension to all 12 will further hamper the supermarkets' ability to do business.
In some cases, supermarket clerks picketed stores while many held signs at shopping center entrances.