Guild President Peter Szekely waits to testify for El Diario workers at a New York City Council Immigration Committee hearing on Jan. 27.
Guild negotiators listen to presentation that Andy Sullivan, chair of the mobilizing committee, made to Thomson Reuters management during contract talks on Jan. 19.
Local Unit News
February 2, 2016
STANDARD & POOR'S - The Guild held the first unit membership meeting of the New Year last Thursday at 55 Water St. The meeting, chaired by Unit Chair Randye Gilliam, focused on new initiatives to engage with and give back to members, as well as discussing upcoming negotiations for a new contract.
January 21, 2016
THOMSON REUTERS - Guild members delivered a strong message to management at Tuesday’s bargaining session: we are united and we want a fair contract.
January 19, 2016
EL DIARIO - New York City Councilman Carlos Menchaca, chair of the City Council's Immigration Committee, will host the first public hearing on the crisis of community ethnic media on January 27. In his editorial, which first appeared in El Diario, he makes the case for a vibrant media that's responsive to the community it serves.
January 15, 2016
EL DIARIO - Today, El Diario callously laid off nearly half of its editorial and sales staff—dealing a devastating blow to an already overstretched, demoralized newsroom. With these cuts, Impremedia will severely degrade the quality news coverage that hundreds of thousands of Spanish-speaking readers depend on nationwide. If Impremedia cannot maintain its commitment to the communities that it is supposed to serve, it should step aside and make room for ownership that will.
February 4, 2016