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Morale described as ‘grim’ at Globe and Mail newsroom in lead-up to voluntary buyout offer
1 year ago

Morale described as ‘grim’ at Globe and Mail newsroom in lead-up to voluntary buyout offer

The paper will cut $10-million in labour costs, publisher told staff, and employees can accept voluntary package until May 29  
What happens when newsrooms get automated?
1 year ago

What happens when newsrooms get automated?

Journalists aren’t the only workers adjusting to the changes
25 laid off at Red Deer Advocate
1 year ago

25 laid off at Red Deer Advocate

The news comes as Black Press Ltd. closes newspaper’s pressroom and mailroom
Journalism industry bailout outlined with no details on oversight panel
2 years ago

Journalism industry bailout outlined with no details on oversight panel

In 2020, eligible Canadian newsrooms are set to receive tax credits and access to donee status
Media companies on notice over traumatized journalists after landmark court decision
2 years ago

Media companies on notice over traumatized journalists after landmark court decision

Matthew Ricketson, Deakin University and Alexandra Wake, RMIT University A landmark ruling by an Australian court is expected to have international consequences for newsrooms, with media companies on notice they face large compensation claims if they fail to…
Here’s why Concordia students are striking against school internship policies
2 years ago

Here’s why Concordia students are striking against school internship policies

Following in the footsteps of a legacy of student activism in Québec, students are protesting unpaid labour within and far beyond their university’s journalism program
Working as the newsroom’s ‘diversity hire’
2 years ago

Working as the newsroom’s ‘diversity hire’

Women of colour in journalism bring a lot to the job. And take a lot, too
3 laid off at the Ottawa Citizen
2 years ago

3 laid off at the Ottawa Citizen

By  •  News, Labour
Staff from reader services and sales and in-house printing cut in “local initiative”
What layoffs at Elle Canada, Style at Home and Canadian Living mean for the future of print
2 years ago

What layoffs at Elle Canada, Style at Home and Canadian Living mean for the future of print

Former staff reflect on big cuts to three iconic women’s editorial brands this week
Six journalists cut from Canadian Press
2 years ago

Six journalists cut from Canadian Press

In its fourth round of layoffs in the past year, six journalists and one administrative worker were let go by the news agency