Victory Lap – NYC Delegation to American Eagle Headquarters

  New York, NY – “The action on Friday for the American Eagle campaign was exciting and eventful. Being part of the leading delegation at the headquarters I watched as the Bangladesh garment workers union representative, Amin, and Unite Here’s Local 100 Organizer, Milan, spoke with an executive. The conversation went well despite the fact […]

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BREAKING NEWS: U.S. Marine Corps did not renew sponsorship of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)

Las Vegas, Nevada – After a nationwide public outcry, the U.S. Marine Corps did not renew its sponsorship of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), the Las Vegas-based promoter of cage fighting events. “We applaud the Marine Corps for taking this important step that respects the dignity of our men and women in uniform,” said Beatriz […]

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Miami UFC Delegation

On July 12th, Miami OBBers delegated three different recruitment centers accompanied by 25 supporters drawn from Local 355 membership, community leaders of womens’, LGBTQ, and immigrant rights groups, and Episcopal priest, Father Aguilar of Unite Here Local 355.  We met with different reactions at each location.  At the first, we were told that we had […]

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