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Tufts University Dining Hall Workers Vote to Strike

For Immediate Release: March 14, 2018 Contact: Nicki Morris, 857-498-2495, nmorris@local26.org Tufts University Dining Hall Workers Vote to Strike 137 to 17, dining workers vote overwhelmingly to authorize strike BOSTON, MA—After casting votes late into Thursday evening, UNITE HERE Local 26 Tufts University dining hall workers have overwhelmingly voted to authorized a strike. Now, a strike can be called by […]

Tufts Dining Hall Workers Announce Strike Authorization Vote

For Immediate Release: March 5, 2018 Tufts Dining Hall Workers Announce Strike Authorization Vote  Overwhelming majority of workers pledge to VOTE YES to strike   MEDFORD, MA – Surrounded by hundreds of UNITE HERE Local 26 dining hall workers, hotel workers, and Tufts students, Tufts University dining hall workers announced they will be holding a […]

46 DAY BOSTON MARRIOTT HOTEL STRIKE IS OVER

UNITE HERE Local 26 hotel workers ratify historic agreement with Marriott and will return to work   Boston, MA—The all-seasons strike of Boston hotel workers is over after strikers overwhelmingly voted to ratify a new contract with Marriott on Saturday. The 46-day strike, which was the longest and largest hotel worker strike in Boston’s history, […]