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by Guest Post | on May 28, 2020

Organizing a Union From Home

This post was written by Annie Martin, a reporter at the Orlando Sentinel, for Labor Notes When the Orlando Sentinel’s newsroom employees won our election in May with 81 percent voting for...

by Guest Post | on May 22, 2020

Save the News

On Monday, the NewsGuild-CWA launched a new advocacy campaign called Save The News to make the case that local newsrooms must be included in future federal recovery efforts to support essential...

by Guest Post | on Jan 23, 2020

NewsGuild Dennounces Rules to Stifle Journalists During Impeachment

The NewsGuild-CWA has joined the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press and 57 other media organizations in denouncing restrictions on the press during the Senate impeachment trial of...

by Guest Post | on Jan 09, 2020

Sports Illustrated Newsroom Organizes

Employees of Sports Illustrated announced Monday that an overwhelming majority of the 80-person newsroom staff has signed cards indicating support for joining The NewsGuild-CWA’s New York local...

by Press and Media | on Feb 13, 2019

Buzzfeed Journalists Vote to Join NewsGuild

Following layoffs at Buzzfeed, their employees have decided to take back their workplace by voting to join the Newsguild. Find out more about the organizing campaign from Bloomberg.

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 07, 2018

Check out this Cool Organizing Video

UCOMM Blog has covered other organzing campaigns by Tronc employees, including at the Chicago Tribune, and the LA Times.  The company's track record of firing employees, like they recently...

by Guest Post | on Aug 16, 2018

NewsGuild: We're Not the Enemy

I have said time and again that union organizers and true journalists have much in common. As union organizers seek justice and equality, real journalists seek equality and justice in the truth....

by Brian Young | on Oct 19, 2017

The Death of Newspapers

16 mansions on Palm Beach in Florida, all owned by shell corporations and paid for with pink slips from some of the most important local newspapers in the country. This is the reality for one hedge...

by Press and Media | on Sep 07, 2016

Law360 organizes with CWA

A 92 percent majority of the editorial staff of legal news website Law360 voted for Guild representation in a government-run election on Wednesday, despite an intense three-week management anti-union...

by Alexis Barrau | on Jun 20, 2016

Exposing Alden Global Capital

A few years ago a secretive Wall Street hedge fund called Alden Global Capital bought Digital First Media (DFM), a management company specializing in newspapers in the United States. Since the hedge...

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