Democratic Socialists of America

Staff of the Democratic Socialists of America received voluntary recognition from their employer in July of 2017. Unit members are now working towards a first contract. Unit leaders will be added as soon as they are elected.

State of the Union, October 2017

With the ratification of a tentative agreement at The American Prospect expected to take place shortly and the signing of a first contract at the FP Group, the Washington-Baltimore News Guild will have in place 32 collective bargaining agreements with 31 employers. Only two of these WBNG units are working under expired contracts, with Guild-covered […]

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WBNG Adds Two Bargaining Units

Staff of The Real News Network and of the Democratic Socialists of America have received voluntary recognition of the Washington-Baltimore News Guild as their exclusive bargaining representative. The union-seeking workers at the Baltimore-based progressive news organization known as TRNN comprise journalists, studio and information-technology employees, and fundraisers. The organizing effort culminated in an online petition in […]

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Unit Facts - At a Glance

Unit Leadership Unit Chair: Lawrence Dreyfuss
Phone: 857-615-5082

Co-Chair: Eileen Casterline
Phone: 703-595-5302

Contracts & Documents Contract February 1, 2018 - January 31, 2021