Entries by UNITEHERELocal26

Our American Principles

UNITE HERE local 26 is a union of 9,000 working people throughout Massachusetts and Rhode Island who hail from all over the world. We call on our employers and the institutions where we work to join us in signing onto this pledge: Our American Principles   We reconfirm our commitment to diversity and equality for all […]

Important Update on the Harvard Strike

“We are pleased to announce that we have reached a tentative agreement with Harvard University that our Bargaining Committee believes addresses all of the concerns of our more than 700 members on strike. Our strike will continue until all members on strike have a chance to review the agreement and vote to ratify. We will […]

During Head of the Charles, 1000s to join striking Harvard dining hall workers in largest rally yet

  1000s to join striking Harvard dining workers in largest rally yet During Head of the Charles, strikers tell Harvard: “settle now!” Cambridge, MA—Now in their third week on strike, Harvard dining hall workers are demanding Harvard administrators row faster on reaching a deal to end the strike during Head of the Charles weekend. With […]

Entering Third Week on Strike, Harvard dining hall workers bring fight to Boston

Entering Third Week on Strike, Harvard dining hall workers bring fight to Boston Boston City Council will hear resolution in support, while workers ask for donations of diapers and formula and other material assistance Boston, MA—Harvard’s striking dining hall workers will take their fight out of Cambridge and south of the river into Boston today. […]

Striking female cafeteria workers appeal to Harvard University’s first female President Drew Faust

Striking female cafeteria workers appeal to Harvard University’s first female President Drew Faust Holding pictures of their children, striking cafeteria workers will demand Drew Faust help them reach a fair agreement What: Striking Harvard dining hall workers to protest with pictures of their children in appeal to Harvard University President Drew as she gives a speech […]