media workers

News
Aug 11, 2017
Newspapers on a desk at a hotel in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Photo: Tony Webster/flickr

No clear winners as Chronicle Herald strike ends

Meagan Gillmore
Chronicle Herald workers who were on strike for 19 months have mixed feelings about the eight-year deal that passed with 94 per cent approval from the Halifax Typographical Union.
Blog
Apr 27, 2016
Photo: RicLaf/flickr

Journalism and democracy in the Chronicle Herald strike

Andrew Biro
The Chronicle Herald strike shows how labour disputes are often about struggles over expertise and authority in the work process. And it shows the importance of responsible journalism for a democracy.
News
Mar 28, 2014
Photo: flickr/Paul Townsend

Why Canadian unions want you to talk about TV

H.G. Watson
Why are Canadian media unions concerned about the potential watering down of CRTC regulations? Why, they're worried about protecting jobs of course!
Blog
Nov 13, 2013
Image: flickr/howlmontreal

Media workers can lead the fight against austerity

Errol Salamon
The role of media workers in the fight against neoliberal austerity politics is often overlooked. Yet labour activists could learn from them to resist capitalist assaults.
Event

Media Works launch party

Apr 29, 2015 to Apr 30, 2015
The Foundery
376 Bathurst St
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 11.9232" N, 79° 24' 24.0264" W
Ontario CA
Join us for this free event to celebrate the launch of Media Works. The evening will feature labour reporting articles, audio documentaries and graphic journalism pieces.
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