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Nearly 900 participate in Union Day of Action in Honolulu

Nearly 900 Local 5 members, other unions, and community supporters came to our Union Day of Action at The Ilikai, where workers walked off the job. Management reached out to us in the middle of the action to talk about a pathway to settlement. This is a huge victory and a lesson we need to […]

Ilikai hotel workers on strike

(KITV) – By Maleko McConnell. HONOLULU – Hotel workers at odds with management are picketing in front of the Ilikai Hotel and Luxury Suites in Waikiki.

Local 5 joins 40+ cities in mobilizing service industry workers

UNITE HERE! Local 5 Media Advisory for October 19th, 2017 Media Contact: Paola Rodelas Mobile: (808) 333-4782 prodelas@5.unitehere.org Local 5 joins 40+ cities in mobilizing service industry workers Tens of Thousands of UNITE HERE Workers Across U.S. and Canada to Take Action, including Strikes, Marches and More for Justice at Work and Beyond FOLLOW THE […]