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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
Ford’s tuition changes put campus media at risk
2 years ago

Ford’s tuition changes put campus media at risk

The move sparks discussions about whether a free student press is essential on campuses.
Here’s what the journalism industry has to say about Morneau’s $600-million bailout
2 years ago

Here’s what the journalism industry has to say about Morneau’s $600-million bailout

More questions than answers as finance minister unveils supports to Canadian news.
How representative are Canadian newsrooms, actually?
2 years ago

How representative are Canadian newsrooms, actually?

By  •  Work, Labour, People
Racialized journalists are trying to create change in a predominantly white industry, but say support needs to come from the top.
Globe and Mail workers could be off the job by midnight Wednesday: union
2 years ago

Globe and Mail workers could be off the job by midnight Wednesday: union

By  •  News, Labour
A strike appears to be looming at the Globe and Mail. The union representing editorial, circulation and advertising sales workers at the Globe says they could be on strike by midnight Wednesday. Unifor says the 320 members are seeking pension…
Employees have the power to make their newsrooms more diverse
2 years ago

Employees have the power to make their newsrooms more diverse

Diversity of employees is more than just good journalistic practice — it is a labour issue.