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New CBC opinion section provides more paid writing opportunities for freelancers
10 months ago

New CBC opinion section provides more paid writing opportunities for freelancers

By  •  Work, Labour

Canadian freelance writers have one more potential way to earn money: by selling their ideas to the new opinion section being featured on CBCNews.ca.
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Here are the confirmed Globe and Mail staff who took buyouts
11 months ago

Here are the confirmed Globe and Mail staff who took buyouts

By H.G. Watson, Associate Editor

On Nov. 18, a select number of Globe and Mail staff members packed up their belongings and left the newspaper’s offices at 444… Continue Reading Here are the confirmed Globe and Mail staff who took buyouts

Unions demand Postmedia executives reject $2.3 million in bonuses
11 months ago

Unions demand Postmedia executives reject $2.3 million in bonuses

By The Canadian Press

Unions representing Canadian journalists want five Postmedia executives to reject bonuses totalling $2.275 million as the struggling newspaper chain continues staff reductions.

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The effects of a less-than-diverse media workforce
11 months ago

The effects of a less-than-diverse media workforce

By Amanda Ghazale Aziz

When Carleton University asked reporter Judy Trinh to give a talk on diversity in the journalism industry to students in the journalism and communications program, she said… Continue Reading The effects of a less-than-diverse media workforce

Memo: Toronto Star announces more newsroom changes
11 months ago

Memo: Toronto Star announces more newsroom changes

By  •  News, Labour, Memos

The following memo was sent to Toronto Star staff on Nov. 18, 2016 from Michael Cooke, editor, and Irene Gentle, managing editor.

Colleagues,

I am very happy to… Continue Reading Memo: Toronto Star announces more newsroom changes

Anti-TPP day of action highlights threat to journalism
1 year ago

Anti-TPP day of action highlights threat to journalism

It’s part of a massive campaign against the TPP in North America, led north of the border by CWA Canada.

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How much do newspaper reporters earn in 2016?
1 year ago

How much do newspaper reporters earn in 2016?

By  •  News, Labour

The average employment income of a journalist in Canada was $46,621, according to Statistics Canada’s 2011 census.
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