San Francisco Pride!

Showing Our Pride in the Bay Area!

  “Marching in the Gay Pride Parade with UNITE HERE Local 2 was an amazing experience! Everyone in the parade seemed to be feeding off of the energy from the crowd. The crowd chanted and high-fived us with such enthusiasm.” – Jessika, Summer Organizer, Oakland

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Sacramento Rally!

Solidarity at the Sacramento Hilton

On Wednesday evening, June 29th, we participated in an exciting rally at the Sacramento Hilton with about 100 workers, students and community members demanding a fair contract for Hilton workers. The crowd consisted of around 100 people including Hilton workers, and other hotel, casino and airport workers around Sacramento. There were also many college students […]

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Carmel Mission Rally in Monterey

Summer Organizers from northern California and community members united on June 24th to tell Carmel Mission Inn management that union busting is disgusting! In the middle of bargaining for a new labor contract, Carmel Mission’s owners tried to intimidate workers, while demanding contract concessions. UNITE HERE Local 483 has filed Unfair Labor Practice charges with […]

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Perspective: An Injury to One is an Injury to All

Prior to being a Summer Organizer, I went many times to Sacramento to protest the inadequate funding the Golden State is providing its students. I encountered many hotel workers during my travels. As a customer, every hotel worker I met had a smile and a cheerful disposition. Never had it crossed my mind that many […]

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Solidarity with Hyatt Workers in San Jose

On Friday July 1st, UNITE HERE Local 19 held a delegation to the Santa Clara Hyatt hotel, as part of a national day of action to demand justice for all union and non-union Hyatt workers. As a Summer Organizer at Local 19 in San Jose, I was very excited to see this action happen in […]

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