Space Needle Offers “Poison Candy” To Workers

SEATTLE—Space Needle workers walked away Thursday from a month-long effort at mediation with their employer,  frustrated but ready to continue fighting for raises, protections against subcontracting, and union rights. “I was optimistic ... Read more »

26,000 member healthcare union endorses Seattle Hyatt boycott

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Boycott Organizer - Local 8, Seattle, WA Be a part of a movement of low wage workers that is confronting corporate greed and mistreatment of workers, raising the standards of service sector jobs, and winning dignity and respect on ... Read more »

Picket at Grand Hyatt Seattle 2.13.15

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Federal Panel Upholds Ruling that Space Needle Violated Workers’ Rights

Space Needle Workers Hope For Final Answer to 2013 Labor Charges SEATTLE – A three-member panel of the federal body that monitors U.S. labor law issued a decision and order in favor of Space Needle workers and their union at the ... Read more »

Portland Airport Press Conference and Port Commission Meeting – Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 8:30 am

Join UNITE HERE Local 8 union and non-union airport workers and their fight for job security! In the coming years a majority of the concessionaire leases expire at the Portland International Airport.  50 union workers were just displaced ... Read more »
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