News From: UNITE HERE

by Guest Post | on Mar 15, 2017

Big Union Win in Vegas

Yesterday, Station Casinos agreed to a settlement with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), which made Palace Station its second hotel-casino in Las Vegas to be unionized, with its workers now...

by Brian Young | on Mar 03, 2017

Watch ABC's When We Rise

This week, the ABC network has released the groundbreaking TV mini-series, When We Rise. The series focuses on the advocacy work of Cleve Jones, a noted LGBT and Labor Activist, who wrote a memoir by...

by Brian Young | on Dec 21, 2016

They Beat a Billionaire and Won

Workers at Trump hotels have faced substandard working conditions for years.  While Trump portrays himself as a gaudy billionaire stuck in the 1980’s, his employees in Las Vegas were being...

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,...

by Kate Hogan | on Aug 08, 2016

Showcasing the best of the USA

It’s been four years in the making, but the 2016 Summer Olympic Games are finally here. Before the thrilling competitions take place, and shiny new medals are awarded, over 10,500 athletes from...

by Kate Hogan | on Jul 14, 2016

AC Strike moves to 5th Ave

The strike against Atlantic City’s Trump Taj Mahal grew more tumultuous yesterday, when strikers rallied outside the New York City offices of Donald Trump and Carl Icahn. They accused both...

by Brian Young | on Jul 06, 2016

Clinton walks picket line in AC

On Wednesday, Hillary Clinton’s labor tour made a stop in Atlantic City.  The rally, held outside of Donald Trump’s failed property Trump Plaza, was just a few hotels down from where...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 29, 2016

The Fight against the Boardwalk Empire

In Atlantic City, this Fourth of July Weekend may see more fireworks then those over the boardwalk.  That is because UNITE HERE Local 54, the union that represents 6,000 casino employees, has...

by Labor 411 | on May 06, 2016

Promoting Responsible Hotels

It’s a natural fit. Both organizations care about jobs – good middle class jobs that will help build a stronger America. Today, Labor 411, the nation’s #1 socially responsible...

by Press and Media | on Apr 07, 2016

Indian Casino's look to bust U.S. labor law

This article first appeared in POLITCO's Morning ShiftTRIBAL GROUPS URGE ANTI-NLRB BILL: More than 100 Native American groups asked the Senate Tuesday to vote on a bill that would prohibit the...

Pages