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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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Arrested When You Least Expect It

Hi, my name is Dani and I am an OBB intern at Local 2 in San Francisco. This summer I have been helping Unite Here and the workers at the HEI-operated Le Meridien Hotel.  Through meeting with workers I have learned about the differences between unionized and non-union hotels, and what it is like to […]

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A Day of Action at HEI

Summer Organizers from coast-to-coast had an exciting week of actions at HEI. They organized and participated in actions in Irvine, California; Crystal City, Virginia; and San Francisco. Baltimore-based Summer Organizer Monica, who played a key role in the action at the Sheraton-Crystal City, and Los Angeles-based Mariela, who was in a similar role in the […]

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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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