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News From: UNITE HERE 26

by Kris LaGrange | on Oct 05, 2018

Yankees Cross the Picket Line

Hey Yankee fans, in a way I’m just kidding. Many trade unionists in the tri-state region are proud to call themselves pinstripe fans. Remember, UCOMM is a company that is loyal to the orange...

by Guest Post | on Oct 03, 2018

First Ever Hotel Strike in Boston

Over 1,500 Marriott hotel workers in Boston are on strike. They have traded in their mops, trays, and uniforms for picket signs and drums. Workers walked out at seven Marriott-operated hotels today,...

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by AFL-CIO | on Nov 18, 2016

Investing in hospitality

This article first appeared on the AFL-CIO Blog.More than 30 new hotels are under development. Gaming is arriving in Massachusetts. Hundreds of current hotel workers are moving toward retirement. The...

by Brian Young | on Oct 05, 2016

Strike at Harvard

At 5 AM on Wednesday morning, food services workers at the world’s richest university, Harvard, walked off the job. The workers met outside of Annenberg Hall, where over the next few hours,...