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Chicago Hotel Workers Strike for Decent Health Care

Chicago Hotel Workers Strike for Decent Health Care

September 19, 2018

Chicago’s UNITE HERE union is engaged in one of the largest labor actions in the city in decades, for a new contract for service workers at 30 hotels, with simultaneous strikes at 26 of these. We speak to the Local 1 strike captain    

‘Serving Our Country’: Hospitality Workers’ Union Organizes National Day of Action

November 1, 2017

Many hospitality workers struggle to make ends meet in a $180 billion industry