The tentative agreement includes an immediate $2.1 million increase in Guild member salaries, improved benefits, editorial protections and future protections against closure.
Overwhelming majority of newsroom — which includes the print and web staff of New York Magazine, Daily Intelligencer, the Cut, Vulture, Grub Street, and the Strategist — seek union representation
Editorial Staff of Mashable, PC Magazine, Geek.com & AskMen Form Union, Join the NewsGuild of New York
Editorial employees at PC Magazine, Mashable, Geek.com and AskMen have announced that an overwhelming majority of its staff have joined the NewsGuild of New York, the union that represents nearly 3,000 media professionals in the greater New York City area. The employees are requesting voluntary recognition from parent company Ziff Davis, which is owned by J2 Global, and will form one bargaining unit.
The NewsGuild of New York has been at the negotiation table with Law360 management for almost two years, and there’s still no contract
NewGuild of New York's President Grant Glickson's statement on Joe Ricketts abrupt decision to close Gothamist and DNAInfo.
The United States Senate is attempting to censor journalism and democracy's greatest safeguard - free press.
In The News
From The Wrap | Mic.com has begun quietly publishing again just weeks after the company laid off its entire editorial staff and sold itself off to Bustle Media for $5 million.
From BuzzFeed | Staffers are asking that New York Media management voluntarily recognize an editorial union.
From Huffington Post | Seeking more stability and job protections, staffers have asked owner Ziff Davis to recognize their union and start bargaining for a contract.
From Huffington Post | Employees of the subscription news outlet voted to authorize a strike after more than two years of bargaining.
From Bloomberg | Law360, a legal news arm of LexisNexis, is threatened with a strike as labor organizers flex some new muscles.