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News From: UNITE HERE

by AFL-CIO | on Apr 24, 2018

Over 13,000 People Became Union Members Last Week

This past week alone, more than 10,000 working people chose to join together in union for the freedom to negotiate a fair return on their hard work. From flight attendants to...

by Kate Hogan | on Oct 16, 2017

Stopping Sexual Harassment

Over the last few weeks, a spotlight has been shown on one of the worst and most underreported workplace violations, sexual harassment. While UCOMM covered the fallout from Fox’s Roger Ailes...

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...

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