Join your fellow members of The NewsGuild as we proudly march up Fifth Avenue in the 2015 New York City Labor Day Parade on September 12.
The NewsGuild is demanding the St. Louis County prosecutor drop trumped-up charges against Huffington Post reporter Ryan J. Reilly and the Washington Post's Wesley Lowery, who were arrested while covering Ferguson protests. Photo: Robert Cohen
Writers and staff members of The Guardian US have voted unanimously to join The NewsGuild-CWA. The announcement is the latest in a series of organizing victories for digital news reporters.
Dozens of Guild members at Consumer Reports recently took their lunch hours in the street to protest the layoffs of 11 co-workers in violation of the contract.
In a strong demonstration of solidarity, Guild members at Consumer Reports organized a lunchtime meeting to discuss layoffs.
Guild members make sure New Yorkers knew that Scholastic Magazine management is being very piggy at a fair contract rally outside the company's NYC headquarters.
Local Unit News
August 28, 2015
STANDARD & POOR'S - Guild members are reminded to submit their vacation schedules to managers by Sept. 1. Since circumstances change, it’s expected that managers will allow for some flexibility with the schedule, as long as you get it in on time.
August 18, 2015
LOCAL BULLETIN - Join your fellow members of The NewsGuild of New York, together with members of 300 local unions representing 1.3 million workers from every trade and occupation in the New York economy, as we proudly march up Fifth Avenue in the 2015 New York City Labor Day Parade.
Date: Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015
Time: Gather at 10:30 a.m., step off at 11:30 a.m.
Place: NY NewsGuild members gather on West 45th Street at Fifth Avenue
August 7, 2015
LOCAL BULLETIN - NewsGuild of New York President Bill O'Meara announced this week that he will retire on Aug. 31 “for health and personal reasons,” after 27 years working at the Local, including the last eight years as its leader. O'Meara will be succeeded for the remaining 16 months of his three-year term by the Local's No. 2 officer, Secretary-Treasurer Peter Szekely.
July 30, 2015
Writers and staff members of The Guardian US announced Wednesday that they voted 45-0 to join The NewsGuild-CWA, through an expedited election agreed to by The Guardian’s management and staff. The announcement is the latest in a series of organizing victories for digital news reporters.
September 2, 2015