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CANADIAN MEDIA GUILD 24 December 07
Members at Alliance Atlantis reach 1st contract deal just as CRTC approves takeover by CanWest
CANWEST BUYOUTS 20 December 07
Charles Shannon: Dedicated copy editor tires of fight to maintain newspaper's quality, integrity
CANWEST BUYOUTS 20 December 07
Tony Côté: Columnist caught the glory years of newspapers
CANADIAN LABOUR CONGRESS 14 December 07
Workers finally have new law to protect their wages in bankruptcy cases
APTN 13 December 07
Unorthodox negotiations yield contract with 15 - 22% pay increases
TRAINING 07 December 07
Seminar a primer on running a Local
INTERNATIONAL SOLIDARITY 29 November 07
Media unions picket in support of striking U.S. writers
THANK YOU NOTE 29 November 07
Support following Dan Zeidler's death 'overwhelming'
NATIONAL ELECTIONS 22 November 07
Infusion of new blood invigorates Canadian Media Guild leadership
ANNOUNCEMENT 21 November 07
Vancouver memorial service for Zeidler set for Friday
TNG-CWA ELECTIONS 20 November 07
Saxberg to seek Canada East vice-presidency
Photo: Rally outside CRTC offices
Nov. 19 / Gatineau QC Arnold Amber, Director of CWA Canada, explains the union's position on CanWest Global Corporation's proposed takeover of Alliance Atlantis on the first day of CRTC hearings to examine the deal. Representatives from CWA Canada and several other unions and activist groups staged the rally to protest the financial structuring of the purchase as foreign ownership of Canada's media by the back door. Read full coverage at YourMedia.ca

CANWEST-ALLIANCE DEAL 16 November 07
Activists to protest 'back-door' foreign ownership of Canadian media
CANWEST GLOBAL 16 November 07
Cuts in print, broadcast operations raise concerns about local coverage
MEMORIAL SERVICE 05 November 07
Large crowd gathers to celebrate Zeidler's life
IN MEMORIAM: DAN ZEIDLER 30 October 07
Friends, colleagues share memories and pay tribute
OBITUARY 30 October 07
Activist Dan Zeidler remembered as kind, gentle person
ANNOUNCEMENT 29 October 07
Staff rep Dan Zeidler dies suddenly
ANNOUNCEMENT 24 October 07
Former Guild president led CWA affiliation campaign
CANADIAN MEDIA GUILD 09 October 07
Environmental journalism scholarship in memory of Dennis Bueckert
TNG-CWA ELECTIONS 14 September 07
Kirkup declares candidacy for international chair position
WINDSOR 12 September 07
Chartered in 1907, typographical union Local celebrates 100 years
ANNOUNCEMENT 29 August 07
Name change, new logo, revised website to be unveiled next week
CANADIAN MEDIA GUILD 23 August 07
Union sends best wishes to 2 members injured in Afghanistan
TNG-CWA 18 July 07
Key provision of Toronto Accord wins passage at convention
CANADIAN MEDIA GUILD 18 July 07
CBC told to distribute pension surplus to plan members
CONVENTION 17 July 07
CWA adopts innovative plan on diversity,
adds voices of local activists to top leadership
CBC 17 July 07
Arbitrator upholds contract's unpaid leave provision
TNG 16 July 07
Leadership positions to be contested in spring election
ANNOUNCEMENT 18 June 07
Toronto Accord gives Canadian Region new rights to develop
stronger national union, repair relations within CWA
S•VOX 13 June 07
Tentative first contract with multi-faith broadcaster 2 years in making
NEWS RELEASE 01 June 07
CWA Canada sounds alarm as Quebecor swallows Osprey newspaper chain
THE GAZETTE 24 May 07
Technical staff at Montreal daily vote 100% for 3-year deal
CP/BN 17 May 07
National news co-op employees ratify 3-year agreement
NEWS RELEASE 08 May 07
Media union denied lease at Toronto office building
CANADIAN MEDIA GUILD 24 April 07
TVOntario employees extend collective agreement by 1 year
OSPREY MEDIA 23 April 07
North Bay negotiators might turn to conciliator for help
NEWS RELEASE 17 April 07
Canadian media union calls on Palestinian leader to help secure release of captive BBC journalist
NATIONAL REPRESENTATIVE COUNCIL 16 April 07
Name change reflects new status within international union
VICTORIA TIMES COLONIST 12 April 07
CanWest daily prodded into contract containing only advances
APTN 05 April 07
Aboriginal network's camera operator wins coveted cinematography award
DAVID S. BARR AWARD 22 March 07
Canadian university student's 'shocking' article secures
prestigious Newspaper Guild award
HALIFAX CHRONICLEHERALD21 March 07
Pressroom workers unanimously ratify 'exceptional' contract,
win total wage increase of 18.7 %
BULLETIN @1130 EDT 21 March 07
Late-night deal averts strike/lockout in Halifax
CHRONICLEHERALD 20 March 07
11th-hour talks aim to avert labour disruption at Halifax daily
SUDBURY STAR 15 March 07
Steadfast Guild members ratify 'pretty good contract' after Osprey newspaper does U-turn on concession demands
OSPREY MEDIA 13 March 07
Workplace issues focus of talks at North Bay daily
CHRONICLEHERALD 06 March 07
Conciliator's report sets stage for strike/lockout at Halifax daily
MONCTON 02 March 07
Newly elected executive faces deteriorating labour relations at Irving daily
APTN 01 March 07
Aboriginal TV network's editorial staff ratifies 5-year agreement
APTN 26 February 2007
Network's editorial staff to vote on tentative deal that aims to improve
labour-management relationship
SUDBURY STAR 23 February 2007
Labour Ministry orders membership vote on Osprey newspaper's final contract offer
APTN 20 February 2007
Guild hopes settlement offer averts strike at TV network
SAULT STAR 15 February 2007
Local's executive gets infusion of new blood
CAPE BRETON POST 09 February 2007
Improved labour relations at daily newspaper pave way for early contract settlement
CANADIAN MEDIA GUILD 08 February 2007
CBC confirms closure of TV design department, announces 64 layoffs
HALIFAX CHRONICLEHERALD 07 February 2007
Pressroom workers make slow headway in contract talks
HALIFAX CHRONICLEHERALD 31 January 2007
Management repeats lockout threat as conciliation gets under way
APTN 27 January 2007
Aboriginal TV network's editorial employees reject management's 'disrespectful' contract offer
CTV OTTAWA 26 January 2007
TV newsroom staff ratifies a win-win deal
TNG CANADA/CWA 25 January 2007
Scholarship winner hopes to influence Asian-Pacific studies in B.C.
COMMENTARY 24 January 2007
Show cancellation highlights insecurity over future of CBC programming
VICTORIA TIMES COLONIST 18 January 2007
Management offer to mailers 'almost identical' to 2002 strike trigger
GUELPH TYPOGRAPHICAL UNION 17 January 2007
Long-time president passes torch at 3-member Local
VICTORIA TIMES COLONIST 13 January 2007
Publisher sets sour tone at outset of collective bargaining
HALIFAX CHRONICLEHERALD 12 January 2007
Pressroom staff heading for conciliation
NEWS RELEASE 11 January 2007
Alliance Atlantis sale: bigger is better for whom?
2006 YEAR OF CARNAGE 04 January 2007
United Nations resolution seen as major step in protecting journalists worldwide

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