Entries by Ymorales

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 […]

Hundreds of airline catering workers at JFK Airport will join thousands protesting at other airports throughout the U.S. on historically busy travel day.

For Immediate Release: November 20th,2019 Yimelka Morales 917-561-7504 ymorales@100.unitehere.org   In what will be, collectively, the largest worker-led demonstration at U.S. airports in years, workers and supporters will call for American Airlines to address poverty wages, expensive health care WHO: UNITE HERE Local 100 airline catering workers and their supporters. WHAT: Collectively, the largest demonstration […]

Marriott’s Dirty Choice: How “Your Choice” Harms Housekeepers

Opting out of housekeeping for incentives? A Dirty and Difficult Choice! Marriott rewards guests for a choice that harms housekeepers. In this new report about programs that encourage guests to decline housekeeping services in exchange for reward points, housekeepers detail how these programs leave hotel rooms filled with days of filth, expose housekeepers to injury and […]

Thursday, January 23rd General Membership Meetings

Reminder, UNITE HERE Local 100 will hold its General Membership Meetings Thursday, January 23rd at 9:30 am, 3:30 pm, and 5:00 pm at the Local 100 office 275 7th Ave, 16th floor, NYC (between 25th and 26th Streets). Please make an effort to attend. Your participation is important.

Tuesday, October 29th General Membership Meetings

Reminder, UNITE HERE Local 100 will hold its General Membership Meetings Tuesday, October 29th at 9:30 am, 3:30 pm, and 5:00 pm at the Local 100 office 275 7th Ave, 16th floor, NYC (between 25th and 26th Streets). Please make an effort to attend. Your participation is important.