(Honolulu Star-Advertiser) – By Allison Schaefers. Striking Unite Here Local 5 hotel workers and community organizers undertook one of their noisiest actions to date this morning in advance of another bargaining session with Kyo-ya Hotel & Resorts and Marriott.
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(Honolulu Star-Advertiser) – By Allison Schaefers. Unite Here Local 5 and major community organizers are slated to gather in Waikiki this morning, which marks day 38 of the hotel workers strike, to demonstrate “resolve and solidarity” prior to resuming bargaining later this week.
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(Honolulu Star-Advertiser) – By Nate Hix. Hawaii has the lowest real wages in the nation, meaning workers are poorer here than in any other state. This is in large part due to our local legislators refusing to increase our worst-in-the- nation minimum wage, forcing employees to fight for livable wages on their own.
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View PDF version of Marriott Strike Day 38 bulletin here. View all photos from Marriott Strike Day 37. Pour It On! We are getting stronger! There were 100 more members that participated on the strike lines last week than on the first week of our strike! We proved to them that we are strong and […]
View PDF version of Marriott Strike Day 37 bulletin here. View all photos from Marriott Strike Day 36. Day 37: Because We’re Worth It “This strike opened up my eyes. When we go back, we will know so much more about ourselves. We will go back stronger, wiser and clearer about where we stand with […]
(Hawaii Public Radio) – By Catherine Cruz. Today marks the 5th week of the Marriott hotel workers strike here in Hawaii. That makes this the longest strike in the local hotel industry in almost 5 decades.
View PDF version of Marriott Strike Day 36 bulletin here. View all photos from Marriott Strike Day 35. Our Ask Worked! JTB is now notifying clients via their website about our striking hotels. Many guests have been very disappointed by the lack of notice and lack of services. Contracts & Negotiations: We’ve now reached contract […]
View PDF version of Marriott Strike Day 35 bulletin here. View all photos from Marriott Strike Day 34. Negotiations: “I am inspired that we won for housekeeping, and I’m grateful to all of the departments for backing us up. As we go to week six, the company will see that we are even more determined […]