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Working Journalists

On May 30, 2013, Sun-Times Media laid off its entire 28-member photo department staff. Less than a year later, four of the 17 photographers that were protected by the collective bargaining agreement were hired back. What about the 13 Guild-covered … Continue reading

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Support professionally certified interpreters

Any individual going through the court system has the Constitutional right to an interpreter. Cook County Court Interpreters believe individuals going through the system whose native language is not English deserve highly trained, professionally certified interpreters. The issue of interpretation … Continue reading

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CNG passes new resolution

Chicago Newspaper Guild’s executive board unanimously passed a resolution at the March 12 meeting supporting Communication Workers of America Next Generation Network. Next Generation Network promotes and supports younger activists to help engage union members. The goal is to get … Continue reading

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Unit Elections!

Election time is here. Below are the dates/times/locations for unit elections. Teamsters Local 743 Date: Tuesday, Feb. 18 Time: 5:15 p.m. Where: Teamsters Local 743 conference room Chicago Sun-Times Date: Wednesday, Feb. 19 Time: 6:30 p.m. Where: Holiday Inn, 350 … Continue reading

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