Tag Archives: Hospitality

White Moose Cafe Twitter outrage & exploitative practices in the hospitality industry

By Dan O’Rourke The White Moose Café in North Dublin, and it’s owner Paul Stinson, have recently been the focus of another round of social media outrage. This time for alleged exploitative work practices, as well as the usual deliberately inflammatory social media posts. Stinson is infamous for deliberately provocative outbursts on social media.  On Tuesday 4 May, coordinated updates ...

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North and COVID-19: Mass layoffs of hospitality workers

By Chris Stewart, Unite Hospitality (personal capacity) In the midst of the Covid-19 crisis, the announcement by employers in the hospitality sector of thousands of lay-offs has thrown the futures of these workers into uncertainty. Largely low-paid & on zero hour contracts, many hospitality workers now, without employment, are facing a struggle to pay rent and bills in the immediate ...

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