Marriott Strike Bulletin Day 33

“Hawaiʻi needs a four year contract. We are powerful because we are all together. We need to make sure that we are powerful the next time we have to fight.” – Kataki Vaea, Sheraton Maui Lead Cook, 26 years Breaking Bread In the Bible, Jesus fed the 5,000 people by breaking bread and sharing it […]

Marriott Strike: Day 32 bulletin

View PDF version of Marriott Strike Day 32 bulletin here. View all photos from Marriott Strike Day 31. In it to Win it: Stay focused on the main issues: Big Money, 4 Year Agreement and Housekeeping workload. We celebrated day 31, and we’re staying focused on our main issues. A flotilla of surfers, canoes and […]

Marriott Strike: Day 31 bulletin

View PDF version of Marriott Strike Day 31 bulletin here. View all photos from Marriott Strike Day 30. In it to Win it: Stay focused on the main issues: Big Money, 4 Year Agreement and Housekeeping workload. Big Money: “I have two children currently in college and it is important to get a good wage […]

Marriott Strike: Day 30 bulletin

View PDF version of Marriott Strike Day 30 bulletin here. View all photos from Marriott Strike Day 29. Eye on the Prize We’re down to the last but most important bargaining goals: housekeeping, big money, and 4 year power. Housekeeping: “We are not 2nd class housekeepers. Why does San Francisco have only 14 rooms and […]

Marriott Strike: Day 29 bulletin

View PDF version of Marriott Strike Day 29 bulletin here. View all photos from Marriott Strike Day 28. Community delegations to Kyo-ya Democratic Socialists of Honolulu sent a delegation of 15 people to deliver a message of solidarity and support to Kyo-ya leadership. Other community groups are planning on delegating Kyo-ya in support of our […]

Marriott Strike: Day 28 bulletin

View PDF version of Marriott Strike Day 28 bulletin here. View all photos from Marriott Strike Day 27. Marriott/Kyo-ya & Local 5 Agreements from 11/3/18: On Saturday night, the Union achieved a main goal in this strike—we won our top two proposals on job security. We made several other important advances. Now we can focus […]

Marriott Strike: Day 27 bulletin

View PDF version of Marriott Strike Day 27 bulletin here. View all photos from Marriott Strike Day 26. DON’T CHECK IN, CHECK OUT!: List of Groups That Have Moved Events: Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate (5 day room nights & banquets) Shidler College of Business (luncheon) American College of Dentists (dinner) Sheet Metal Workers […]

Local 5 General Election Recommendations

The Hawaii General Election is on Tuesday, November 6. To find your polling place or any other information on the election, click here. Download our General Election Endorsements flyer (PDF). Local 5 General Election Endorsements Governor: David Ige Lieutenant Governor: Josh Green United State Senate: Mazie Hirono U.S. Congress: Hawaii’s 2nd Congressional District: Tulsi Gabbard […]

Marriott Strike: Day 25 bulletin

View PDF version of Marriott Strike Day 26 bulletin here. View all photos from Marriott Strike Day 25. Bargaining: The negotiating committee is meeting with Marriott and Kyo-ya this Saturday. If the company is ready to deliver, GREAT! If not, then we will just keep raising the pressure!! Kyo-ya members are on strike, and if […]

Marriott Strike: Day 25 bulletin

View PDF version of Marriott Strike Day 25 bulletin here. View all photos from Marriott Strike Day 24. Bargaining: More victories on job security. We got historic tentative agreements on automation at national bargaining—this is first ever language that allows us to get in front of automation. Locally, we’ve already reached tentative agreements on subcontracting, […]