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Unite Here Local 5 continues contentious bargaining season

(Honolulu Star-Advertiser) – By Allison Schaefers. Unite Here Local 5, which settled a 51-day strike of 2,700 Marriott-Kyo-ya workers in November, continues to have a contentious bargaining season as evidenced by two labor actions Monday which both focused largely on timeshares, a growing union concern that wasn’t addressed in last year’s bargaining with Marriott and […]

A Strike on the Horizon: Hilton Hawaiian Village and The Modern Honolulu ?

(eTurboNews) – by Juergen Steinmetz. Guests having booked the Hilton Hawaiian Village may be in for a surprise. The Hilton is the largest hotel in Waikiki. Tomorrow, Friday a rally of a Hawaii Union UNITE HERE Local 5 members who work at the Hilton Hawaiian Village, with support from community allies and fellow members from […]

Thousands of Local 5 members will rally at the world’s largest Hilton Friday

(KITV 4) – UNITE HERE Local 5 members who work at Hilton Hawaiian Village will rally at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Beach Side on Paoa Place near Tropics Friday. Workers say that they will demand a better contract and better job protection. The workers who will participate include those in housekeeping, banquets, food, beverage, front […]