Overland Park Starbucks workers stage one-day walkout over treatment amid union push

Overland Park Starbucks

Employees at a Starbucks on West 75th Street in Overland Park went on strike Saturday morning to protest what they say are unfair working conditions and alleged retaliation against workers trying to unionize. The store was closed most of the day but opened back up that evening. Photo credit Bek Shackelford-Nwanganga/KCUR 89.3.

By Bek Shackekford-Nwanganga

At 8 a.m. Saturday, workers at a Starbucks on West 75th Street in Overland Park staged a walkout, effectively closing the cafe.