View PDF version of Marriott Strike Day 8 bulletin here. View all photos from Marriott Strike Day 7. We are staying strong and united on the picket lines. Our One Job Should Be Enough message is being heard loud and clear. Victories from yesterday: Gov. David Ige’s Chief of Staff, Mike McCartney, joined our picket […]
(KHON 2) – By Sara Mattison. HONOLULU (KHON2) – 27-hundred hotel workers have taken a stand for better pay. Now they’re on day seven of striking against five Kyo-ya owned hotels on Oahu and Maui. The impacts on tourism may not be immediately noticeable but the noise from picketers is loud and clear.
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(Honolulu Star-Advertiser) – By Allison Schaefers. Some 2,700 Marriott hotel workers in Hawaii spent a sixth day on strike Saturday, seeking higher wages and better benefits while exacerbating challenges to the state’s visitor industry, which already has had to deal with floods, a volcanic eruption and hurricanes.
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View PDF version of Marriott Strike Day 7 bulletin here. View all photos from Marriott Strike Day 6. Worker unity and community support really ramped up on Day 6 of our #MarriottStrike. Two public sector unions, the United Public Workers and the University of Hawaii Professional Assembly, wrote public statements supporting our strike. The Hawaii […]
(Daily Kos) – By Laura Clawson. Thousands of Marriott hotel workers are on strike in eight U.S. cities in a campaign with the slogan “one job should be enough.” The workers’ union points out that Marriott’s profits have risen by 279 percent since the great recession, while worker pay has gone up only seven percent. “As the largest hotel […]
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View PDF version of Marriott Strike Day 6 bulletin here. View all photos from Marriott Strike Day 5. We kicked off Day 5 of our #MarriottStrike with 1000+ strikers marching through the beach and demanding that one job should be enough to live in Hawaii. Then we had a rally that included a One Job […]