Posts Tagged as "Hotel Workers"

Hotel Workers Demand More Protections

Nov. 18, 2015 / By
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Long Beach hotel workers led a candlelight march Thursday at the local Renaissance Hotel Promenade, asking city leaders to pass legislation to protect hotel workers from excessive workloads and sexual harassment.

Community Gathers To Pray For Healing Of Local Dishwasher

Sep. 30, 2015 / By
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Claudia was struggling in her abusive and stressful working conditions as she overworked and had an overwhelming load of dishes, as she wasn’t receiving support.

Long Beach Women Against Abuse in Hotel Industry

Jun. 17, 2015 / By
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For Immediate Release Adan Alvarez 213-977-9400 x 125

June 16, 2015 or (323) 404-5939

***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, JUNE 16, 2015***

Community and Health Groups Stand With Long Beach Women Against Abuse in Hotel Industry

Broad  Coalition Calls for Citywide Action to Address

Sexual Assault and Extreme Workloads in Long Beach Hotels

LONG BEACH, CA – Hundreds of people representing community, domestic violence advocates,  faith, and health organizations held a press conference and rally at Long Beach City Hall calling on Long Beach City leaders to take action to address sexual assault and inhumane workloads in Long Beach hotels and their impact on the public’s health...

Living Wage Advocates Speak Out Against “Bluff Project”

Mar. 28, 2014 / By
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Christopher Zatarain arrived at the California Coastal Commission meeting at Long Beach City Hall at 8 a.m...

After Wage Victory, Hotel Workers Hit With Less Hours

Dec. 10, 2013 / By and
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Eleven months after a living wage measure for hotel workers passed in the City of Long Beach, workers at the Hilton Hotel say that the wage increase to $13 an hour has resulted in a reduction of their work hours...

Recognizing Filipino Workers– Past, Present & Future

Jun. 6, 2013 / By
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In Delano, they struggled as farmworkers with Cesar Chavez. In Long Beach, they organize as today’s hotel workers and domestic caregivers...

Hyatt Hotel Workers Unionize in Long Beach

Apr. 14, 2013 / By
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Long Beach community advocates, religious leaders, union organizers and city representatives packed the conference room on the 3rd floor of the Long Beach City Hall this past Monday, April 8...

Community Voices: Jose Landino

May. 13, 2012 / By
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Jose Landino is a Long Beach hotel worker. He tells VoiceWaves Journalist Wendy Lopez what a healthy Long Beach looks like to him...

Working Towards A Living Wage

May. 10, 2012 / By
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Nikole Cababa is a community organizer with the Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy.  Born and raised in Long Beach, she is an active member of the Long Beach Coalition for Good Jobs and a Healthy Community, which is working to pass a living wage initiative here in Long Beach.  ..