- Striking workers joined students and faculty at UH Manoa to rally in front of the School of Travel Industry Management. We delegated the school’s Dean and educated him about our strike and One Job Should Be Enough.
- Moana Surfrider workers gave a class presentation at UHM about why we’re on strike. Students were moved to tears and shared stories about their parents who work in hotels.
- More solidarity from other Local 5 members and unions! Thanks to Hawaii Nurses Association, Hyatt Centric, Kaiser, and so many others for joining our picket lines.
- Pastor Makaio from Ohana Family of the Living God came to our picket line to bless our strike.
- KHON 2: “Wedding planners scramble for reception venues as Marriott hotel workers’ strike continues”
- Honolulu Star-Advertiser: “No talks scheduled in Hawaii Marriott hotel strike”
- Ka Leo O Hawaii: “Local 5 and Academic Labor United strike at UH Mānoa”
- The Garden Island: “Letter to the Editor: One Job Should Be Enough”
At 8:30am today (Fri. 10/12) as part of a National Day of Action with other UNITE HERE locals, we are organizing a march starting at the Sheraton Waikiki loading dock and ending with a rally on Kalakaua Ave. near the Duke Kahanamoku statue.