A San Francisco Police officer walks in front of striking workers sitting in the street out in front of the SF Marriott Marquis Hotel as hundreds of striking Marriott union workers with Unite Here from Oakland and San Francisco march in downtown San Francisco on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Striking Marriott workers march, get arrested for blocking street

More than 1,000 striking workers from San Francisco and Oakland Marriott hotels marched around downtown San Francisco on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. About fifty workers were arrested in front of the San Francisco Marriott Marquis on Fourth Street for blocking the street.

 

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Anand Singh, president of Unite Here Local 2, continues chanting as San Francisco Police officers arrest him for sitting in the street out in front of the SF Marriott Marquis Hotel as hundreds of striking Marriott union workers with Unite Here from Oakland and San Francisco march in downtown San Francisco on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)




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