Posts Tagged ‘The Organizer’

Marriott workers are in the fight of their lives

When Darin Gile started out as a bartender 10 years ago in San Jose, he lived in an $800 a month one-bedroom apartment, didn’t worry about health benefits, and paid scant attention to workers he might pass on a picket line. Now, skyrocketing rents have forced him to downsize to a single room in a…

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MPP National Conference Call – 8/23/2018

Our August national call featured two guests. First up was Alan Benjamin, editor of The Organizer Newspaper, delegate and past president to the San Francisco Labor Council. Alan discussed the San Francisco and Sacramento labor forums which his organization co-hosted with MPP. Tim Canova, who is running for Congress against Debbie Wasserman-Schultz in Florida’s CD…

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