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Black Press Media employees question keeping workers in offices as second wave hits B.C.
2 weeks ago

Black Press Media employees question keeping workers in offices as second wave hits B.C.

By  •  News, Labour
As COVID-19 cases hit record highs, workers at the paper chain say they’re concerned their employer isn’t allowing WFH option, per public health advice
Rogers Media cancels local Breakfast Television shows in Calgary and Vancouver
2 weeks ago

Rogers Media cancels local Breakfast Television shows in Calgary and Vancouver

It's time for the government to take off the mask that disguises and robs us of our public right to know. Trustworthy and revitalized government requires effective access and more public scrutiny.
Quibi collapse takes down programs at Canadian partner Bell Media
1 month ago

Quibi collapse takes down programs at Canadian partner Bell Media

By  •  News, Business, Labour
The closure of the streaming startup will see a number of layoffs at CTV and TSN
4 jobs cut as Elle Canada loses Toronto office
1 month ago

4 jobs cut as Elle Canada loses Toronto office

By  •  News, Labour
Sales will continue remote operations in Toronto, no impact on Elle Québec, says publisher
Gig worker legislation fuels debate on freelance journalism labour
2 months ago

Gig worker legislation fuels debate on freelance journalism labour

What Calif. bill showcases about pitfalls in legal approaches to securing protections, decent pay for freelancers
Memo: Canadian Press president outlines temporary layoffs at PMNA
4 months ago

Memo: Canadian Press president outlines temporary layoffs at PMNA

By  •  Labour, Memos
The following memo was sent to staff on May 11, 2020 from Canadian Press president Malcolm Kirk
Canadaland staff officially unionized
4 months ago

Canadaland staff officially unionized

By  •  News, Labour
Staff at independent podcast network and news organization Canadaland are now officially unionized after the Canada Industrial Relations Board approved an application for union certification.
Newsroom accessibility in a post-pandemic world
5 months ago

Newsroom accessibility in a post-pandemic world

The rapid shift to work-from-home shows that better conditions for disabled workers aren’t so inaccessible after all. Journalists discuss the conditions that threatened to push them out and how to bring them back in
Canadaland staff file to unionize
5 months ago

Canadaland staff file to unionize

By  •  News, Labour
Staff at Canadaland, an independent podcast network and news organization, have officially filed for union certification.
Postmedia printing plant staff file to unionize
5 months ago

Postmedia printing plant staff file to unionize

By  •  News, Labour
Workers at the Postmedia printing plant in Toronto have officially filed for union certification.