Disneyland Braces for Massive Strike as Cast Members Struggle to Make a Living

Disneyland Braces for Massive Strike as Cast Members Struggle to Make a Living


Visitors to Disneyland in Anaheim, California, could soon be greeted with picket lines as a key labor group that represents 14,000 of the park’s cast members is preparing for a strike authorization vote amid contract negotiations.

The showdown comes as Disneyland cast members continue to publicly voice their discontent over the wages they earn, saying they have trouble making ends meet while Disney executives live like kings. They also allege management has retaliated against them for wearing union pins on the job.

Now, the acrimony could soon impact visitors to the park — a potentially major embarrassment for Disney.

A strike would impact nearly half of Disneyland, Disney California Adventure, and Downtown Disney cast members, according to a report from The Orange County Register. Master

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