Gabriel San Roman
Comparing Last Year's Fight for $15 at Disney With the '84 Strike [Alt-Disney]
Updated: Aug 12, 2020
For all the pickets, the Disneyland strike of 1984 ended without higher wages for workers. They returned to the park after ratifying a contract on Oct. 16 that included the Mouse House’s desired two-year wage freeze. Walking off the job for three weeks wasn’t entirely in vain, though; unions gained a concession from Disney to maintain benefits for existing workers.
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