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Marriott Trick Or Treat! SF Unite Here Local 2 Strikers Demand Justice On Halloween
by Labor Video Project
Thursday Nov 1st, 2018 9:34 AM
Marriott Trick Or Treat took place in San Francisco on October 31, 2018 at the Marriott Marquis. The workers have been on strike for 28 days and Marriott is demanding major concessions including 3 hour shift.
On October 31, 2018, Marriott Marquis Unite Here Local 2 strikers, their children and supporters had a Holloween event in front of the hotel demanding justice and a contract.

They have been on strike for 28 days and the Marriott chain which is the largest in the world is still refusing to withdraw their concession demands including a 3 hour shift.

The hotels on strike in San Francisco include:

Courtyard Marriott (299 2d Street, near baseball stadium)
Palace Hotel by Marriott (Market and New Montgomery)
San Francisco Marriott Marquis (4th and Mission Streets)
San Francisco Marriott Union Square (Sutter at Powell)
St. Regis Hotel (125 Third Street)
W San Francisco by Marriott (181 Third Street)
Westin St Francis at Union Square (Powell and Geary)
Hyatt Fisherman's Wharf (555 North Point)
Le Meridien (333 Battery)

Additional media:

SF Marriott Workers Strike: A Class Battle For All Workers
One Job Is Enough!
Billionaires Pay Up! SF Unite HERE Local 2 Bohemian Club Workers Fight For Living Wage
Stop Attacking Unite Here Local 2 SF AT&T Ballpark Centerplate Workers-Workers Vote To Strike
Oakland Airport Unite Here 2850 Fast Food Workers Fight Union Busting
The ZIM'S HERE Local 2 San Francisco Workers Shut It Down
SF Unite-Here Local 2 Hotel Workers Rally & March On Expiration Of Their 2009 Contract
SF 2014 Labor Day March Picket Union Busting Fisherman Wharf Hyatt and Radisson Hotels
35th Anniversary of the 1980 San Francisco Unite Here Local 2 Hotel Strike
SF HERE Local 2 Hotel Workers Shut It Down In 1980 "Union Town”

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§Marriott Marquis Housekeeper On The Line
by Labor Video Project Thursday Nov 1st, 2018 9:34 AM
The Unite Here Local 2 housekeepers are struggling to survive on low wages and serious heath and safety problems with the "green program" which allows rooms not be be cleaned for three days and then forces the housekeepers to clean them with the same time as rooms that are cleaned every day.
§On Line: Striker's Son On The Line
by Labor Video Project Thursday Nov 1st, 2018 9:34 AM
One of the striker's son joined the picket line and led chants
§Twenty Eight Days
by Labor Video Project Thursday Nov 1st, 2018 9:34 AM
The strike has been going on for 28 days and workers are fighting for their rights and need support.
§R.I.P. Worked To Death
by Labor Video Project Thursday Nov 1st, 2018 9:34 AM
There are serious health and safety problems for hotel workers who face sexual attacks and many injuries due to speed-ups

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