Freedom Ride 2021

This past June, 200 members of UNITE HERE Local 11 and allies took a week-long Freedom Ride for Voting Rights from Phoenix to Washington, DC, to tell Congress to pass the For The People Act. Here are their stories.

Protect Our Voting Rights

Raul Rosales on the Bus

Co-President Ada Briceño on Lobbying in Washington, DC

Pastor Cue on the Freedom Ride

West Hollywood Hotel Worker Ordinance Vote

Hotel workers and community allies in West Hollywood took to the street on the eve of the Hotel Worker Ordinance Vote.

Rebecca Jackson: I Did it For My Family

Marilyn Wilbur: I Just Got Arrested for Democracy

Victoria Stahl

Jane Fonda – LAANE luncheon

LUPITA ORTIZ

Lupita Ortiz has been a housekeeper at the Disneyland Hotel for over 15 years. She is also a member of Local 11’s Executive Board and a Delegate for the California Democratic Party.

Adiós Chateau Marmont

Hollywood is the oxygen that feeds the Chateau and its owner, Adre Balazs. But Hollywood stands with the fired workers, and has left the Chateau Marmont. They heard about this fight and they said: “ADIOS CHATEAU MARMONT!”