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RALLY FOR HOTEL WORKERS
Date Saturday November 20
Time 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location Details
Between Geary and Post, and Powell and Stockton
Event Type Protest
Organizer/AuthorMike Casey
The lockout of the hotel workers of Unite-HERE Local 2 is now in its 7th week. They are fighting to defend their healthcare benefits, labor conditions, and the right to have their contract expire when other hotel workers’ contracts expire. Your solidarity is needed now!

Come join the hotel workers of Unite-HERE Local 2 at this rally Saturday, November 20th at 11 am at Union Square in San Francisco.

Go to http://www.hotelworkersunited.org/ for more information.

The speakers (not all are confirmed) will be:
Clarence Thomas--Co-chair, Million Worker March Committee
Tim Paulson--SFLC Executive Director
Mike Casey--Unite-HERE Local 2
Giselle Quesada--CWA 9410 Steward
Ray Quan--BART-VP SEIU 790
Ann Worth--Chief Steward Sign & Display Union 510
Walter Johnson--SFLC Sec. Treas Emeritus
Jack Heyman--Million Worker March Committee
Keith Shanklin--Treasurer, Million Worker March Committee
Gloria La Riva, CWA-Media Workers/ANSWER
Trent Willis--ILWU Local 10 President Elect/Co-chair Million Worker March Committee
UFCW representatives
Ralph Schoneman--Communications, Million Worker March Committee
Nellie Wong--UPTE UCSF Retiree & FSP Frank Martin Del Campo
Jerome Otis--Northern CA Chair, Teamster Black National Caucus

Music by Jack Chernos and Alex Walsh
Added to the calendar on Friday Nov 19th, 2004 11:50 PM
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