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Ottawa Citizen, Sun union vote in favour of new contract
1 week ago

Ottawa Citizen, Sun union vote in favour of new contract

“It’s clear that the company’s threat of a lockout influenced the result:” CWA Canada president.
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Ottawa union bargaining results may reverberate across Postmedia
4 weeks ago

Ottawa union bargaining results may reverberate across Postmedia

Montreal Newspaper Guild coordinating with Ottawa Newspaper Guild; potential for labour action at both newsrooms at the same time.
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Vice Canada hit with round of layoffs
2 months ago

Vice Canada hit with round of layoffs

23 unionized positions are being cut to union’s best understanding: CMG president
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There are fewer journalists in Canada than 15 years ago — but not as few as you might think
5 months ago

There are fewer journalists in Canada than 15 years ago — but not as few as you might think

Statistics Canada data shows that between 2001 and 2016 the total number of journalists in the country declined by only 7 percent – and it looks like hiring is starting to inch upwards again.
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HuffPost Canada keeps unpaid bloggers after U.S. counterpart moves to paid opinion sections
7 months ago

HuffPost Canada keeps unpaid bloggers after U.S. counterpart moves to paid opinion sections

HuffPost Canada’s blogging platform is staying open, even though HuffPost US has ended its self publishing contributors platform.

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