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New Guild e-mail

Chicago Newspaper Guild can now be reached at chiguild@yahoo.com. The former e-mail address loc71@flash.net no longer works. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Retirement for Rothman

Crises brought them together twice—first in 2011 when Chicago Newspaper Guild (CNG) fell behind in dues payments and again in summer of 2013 after all the photographers were fired. Both times, Secretary-Treasurer of The Newspaper Guild-CWA Carol Rothman of Philadelphia … Continue reading

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New contract ratified

All five Chicago Newspaper Guild (CNG) bargaining units voted to ratify the Contract Extension Agreement reached with Sun-Times Media management. The three-year contract was reached after 15 months of negotiations. Four of the 17 photographers protected by Chicago Newspaper Guild … Continue reading

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Photo Fiasco

Rapper Lupe Fiasco apparently has a better eye for photography than the 29 Sun-Times Media photojournalists who were laid off earlier this year. On Tuesday night, the same owners who abolished their photography department purchased a series of costly photos from … Continue reading

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