Entries by Ymorales

Hundreds of airline catering workers serving American Airlines to protest at JFK airport on February 14

For Immediate Release February 10, 2020 Yimelka Morales 917-561-7504 ymorales@100.unitehere.org .   Workers will participate in civil disobedience as a part of a national day of action calling on airlines to take action to end poverty and unaffordable health care in the airline catering industry   WHO: UNITE HERE Local 100 represented airline catering workers […]

Airline Food Workers Rally at JFK Terminal 8

  On February 14, during the busy President’s Day and Valentine’s Day travel rush, airline catering workers and their supporters will call on American Airlines to take urgent and necessary steps to ensure workers who cater inflight meals and beverages are able to escape poverty and access health care. Workers will be participating in marches, […]

Catering Workers Serving American Airlines Kick Off “Fast for Our Families” in Miami with NFL Players Association Executive Director, elected leaders

Catering Workers Serving American Airlines Kick Off “Fast for Our Families” in Miami with NFL Players Association Executive Director, elected leaders   As travelers arrive in Miami for Super Bowl LIV, workers launch 6-day fast at Miami International Airport to call for an end to poverty wages and unaffordable health care Catering workers serving American […]

Immigration Clinic

         DO YOU WANT TO APPLY FOR CITIZENSHIP?                  ¿Quiere aplicar para la ciudadanía? Citizenship Information and Eligibility / Información de Elegibilidad y Ciudadanía. UNITE HERE Local 100 holds free monthly Citizenship clinics with an immigration lawyer. The next Citizenship clinic will be held on […]

Hundreds of airline catering workers protest at JFK, joining nationwide protests on historically busy travel day

For Immediate Release: November 26, 2019 Contact: Yimelka Morales ( 917-561-7504) Workers and supporters call for American Airlines to address poverty wages, expensive health care in the airline catering industry New York— Dozens were arrested and nearly 800 more demonstrated at JFK on one of the busiest travel days in the U.S. today—the Tuesday before […]