Muslim workers fired after workplace prayer dispute

January 1, 2016 8:45 AM

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Nearly 200 Muslim workers at a Colorado meatpacking plant have lost their jobs after they walked out on their company ten days ago during a workplace prayer dispute.

Employees at Cargill Meat Solutions in Fort Morgan, Colorado, previously prayed during a special 15-minute break period or during their 30-minute lunch breaks, according to the Denver Post. The company even had a prayer room for them to use.

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