Guild News

Front Page Awards Postponed

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  Dear Washington Baltimore Newsguild Members: We hope that all of you are staying safe and healthy in the current circumstances.  The Front Page Awards committee has met and discussed the current situation and we are sorry to announce that we need to postpone our Front Page Awards Ceremony.  We hope to still announce the […]

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Staff of Southern Poverty Law Center wins union vote

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Dec. 18, 2019 – The staff of the Southern Poverty Law Center won union recognition by a vote of 142-45 on Dec. 16, racking up an important victory for labor organizing in the south. The bargaining unit will encompass staffers across 11 SPLC offices in five states (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi) and Washington D.C.

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Southern Poverty Law Center Staff Vote to Unionize

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 17, 2019 Contact: union.splc@gmail.com The SPLC Union Organizing Committee is excited to announce that its effort to unionize the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) has prevailed. On December 16, 2019, the National Labor Relations Board conducted a ballot count. A majority of staff across 11 offices in five states and Washington […]

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Jon Schleuss wins NewsGuild election

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FROM THE NEWSGUILD, OUR PARENT UNION:  Following a historic re-run of the national election, Schleuss wins 4-year term for NewsGuild-CWA International President by a 465-vote margin: 1,979 to 1,514. For Immediate Release | December 10, 2019Media Inquiries: Dan Gabor, dan.m.gabor@gmail.com | 610-742-4748 NEW YORK — Jon Schleuss, a data and graphics reporter at the Los Angeles Times, was elected […]

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