Laundry Workers Center
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Press Releases

"Worker Center Leader and Star of Award-Winning Documentary Receives Death Threat at Liberato Restaurant Protest"

June 23, 2015

 

 

Emergency Action Alert: No More Illegal Retaliation and Firings at Liberato Restaurant!

June 22, 2015

 

“Hot and Crusty Workers to Return to Work under New Ownership after 55-Day Picket against Store Closure; Unions Demands Met With Precedent-Setting 3-Year Contract”

"Ending a 2-month long public campaign to protest an August 31st closure of the 63rd street Hot and Crusty, workers announced today that they have come to a final agreement with the new ownership of the store, following several weeks of negotiations with investors Anthony Illuzzi and David Kay."

October 26, 2012

 

 

“Workers and Community Declare Victory Against Hot and Crusty Store Closure; Agreement Reached to Rehire Workers, Recognize Union and Resume Bargaining”

"Following an escalating week-long campaign against the August 31st closure of Upper East Side restaurant Hot and Crusty, resulting in the loss of 23 jobs, workers announced both sides had reached an agreement to reopen the store, rehire terminated workers and resume bargaining with the union, the Hot and Crusty Workers Association."

September 10, 2012

 

“Struggle Erupts at Hot and Crusty:  Four arrested in Manhattan as company tries to bust union”

"Following news of an impending store closure, workers at the 63rd street location of Hot and Crusty bakery have called for a 24-hour picket and store occupation, alleging the company has deliberately withheld rent payments following a hard-fought and successful unionization drive in May 2012."

September 2, 2012

 

“Workers and Occupy Wall Street Fight Shop Closure; 24-Hour Picket and Occupation of Hot and Crusty Bakery Begins”

"Following news of an impending store closure, workers at the 63rd street location of Hot and Crusty bakery have called for a 24-hour picket and store occupation, alleging the company has deliberately withheld rent payments following a hard-fought and successful unionization drive in May 2012."

August 31, 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

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