Will You Stand with the Hilton Hotel Workers in Stamford?
After winning a decisive battle for union recognition, the workers of the Hilton Stamford are in the fight for the first contract. On this International Women's Day, Left Voice supports the call of Unite Here Local 217 and the International Women's Strike Connecticut to stand in solidarity with the working women and men of the Hilton Hotel.
Left VoiceMarch 6, 2018
Hilton Hotel Workers Support West Virginia Teachers
Recently unionized Hilton Hotel workers in Stamford, CT support the West Virginia teachers strike.
Left VoiceMarch 4, 2018
International Women’s Strike Supports Hilton Workers
International Women's Strike demonstrates support and solidarity for Hilton workers.
Left VoiceFebruary 22, 2018
Democracy and Action at the Hilton Hotel
Today negotiations have begun for the first contract at the Stamford Hilton. The union goes to the negotiation table with high spirits having built an organization that has not only maintained enthusiasm throughout the hotel, but has also politicized the workplace.
Ioan GeorgFebruary 20, 2018
¡Triunfo! Trabajadores del hotel Hilton en Stamford votaron “sí” formar un sindicato
Trabajadores del Hotel Hilton Stamford votaron abrumadoramente a favor de formar un sindicato. Con 110 votos a favor y solo cinco en contra, fue un gran triunfo que fortalece a los 120 trabajadores y les da la posibilidad de un mejor futuro.
Ioan GeorgDecember 24, 2017
Victory! Hilton Workers in Stamford, CT Vote “Yes,” Form Union
Workers at the Hilton Stamford Hotel voted overwhelmingly today in favor of forming a union. With 110 for and only five against, it was a great victory for workers power and a better future for over 120 workers.
Ioan GeorgDecember 4, 2017
Hilton´s Bosses Launch Intimidation Campaign Against Unionists
More than one week into the drive for union recognition, the management of the Hilton Stamford Hotel has begun their campaign of intimidation and fear-mongering.
Ioan GeorgNovember 25, 2017
What Will It Take to Beat the Bosses at the Hilton Hotel?
On November 9 a 100-person delegation of housekeepers, cooks, servers, front-desk agents, and other workers occupied the Hilton's main lobby and demanded that the general manager recognize the union.
Thaddeus GreeneNovember 23, 2017
Workers at the Stamford Hilton Hotel are Fighting for a Union
Left VoiceNovember 23, 2017
Sick of Working “Like Donkeys,” Hilton Workers Fight for A Union
Stamford, Connecticut. Today, workers at Hilton Hotel visited the manager’s office to deliver a cake decorated with the words, “Felicidades Union 217” (Congratulations Union 217), celebrating their petition for a union. The general manager, said to have hidden in the back, wasn’t there to receive the sweet gift. Yesterday, over a hundred Hilton workers and […]
Ioan GeorgNovember 14, 2017