2017 was another big year for journalism workplace restructurings, job losses and news outlet closures across Canada. However, not all news was grim this year: some journalism outlets launched new… Continue Reading All the cuts (and a few hires) in Canadian journalism in 2017
Torstar and Postmedia announced a deal to swap 41 total newspapers today.
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290 employees will lose jobs because of the closure of newspapers announced today by Torstar and Postmedia.
Read More Continue Reading Torstar and Postmedia swapped 41 newspapers and are closing most of them
At issue for the Corus workers is wage fairness and equity.
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The newspaper’s website will also be shut down. The 25 employees affected by the closure were informed Wednesday.
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Don’t fall into the trap of working for exposure instead of money, say experts.
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New proposed provisions narrows authors’ copyrights say Canadian Writers Group founder.
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Here’s how journalists can band together to start worker owned media outlets.
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Seven names on management’s list of employees will be challenged by the union.
Read More Continue Reading Final vote on National Post union will be determined by labour board hearing
Vote comes after number of staff left via buyouts offered in mid-September.
Read More Continue Reading National Post workers to vote today on joining a union