Editorial staff members of the news and aggregation site said they would join Writers Guild of America, East.
NEW YORK -- Huffington Post employees are in discussions with the Writers Guild of America, East, to organize a union, according to a statement released Wednesday. "In 10 years, Arianna Huffington has built The Huffington Post into a digital-media powerhouse," reads the organizing committee's statement. Show More Summary
by Andy Dehnart, reality blurred There are protests planned for the Oct. 13 live Ink Master season six finale in New York City as part of the ongoing quest to unionize reality show television workers. The Writers Guild of America, East, has taken its complaints with Ink Master producer Original Media to the show’s network. Today, the union announced that […] keep reading »
The editorial staff of the progressive news site ThinkProgress has joined the Writers Guild of America, East, making it the latest in a string of Web-based publications to unionize. The union said in a statement late Wednesday that management...Show More Summary
ThinkProgress, a news website with “progressive values,” will join Gawker, Vice and others in organizing to secure better pay and working conditions.
Screenwriter Howard Rodman has been elected president of the Writers Guild of America, West in an election that highlighted the growing anxieties among writers in Hollywood.
It's the summer of digital media unionization, and VICE has joined the party. News by Peter Derk Writers at VICE have voted to join Writer's Guild of America East, "a labor union of thousands of professionals who are the primary creators...Show More Summary
Management at VICE will voluntarily recognize the Writers Guild of America, East as the collective bargaining agent for the company’s editorial employees. The workers had signed up with the union last week, prompting kind words for the...Show More Summary
Gawker Media, Salon, the Guardian and, now, VICE. Editorial employees at VICE Media have signed up with The Writers Guild of America, East, as had Gawker and Salon. Those at the Guardian went with a branch of the Communications Workers of America. The VICE group is a small one of about 80 people. Show More Summary
Writers at Vice Media have voted to unionize, said people familiar with the matter, giving organized labor its biggest foothold yet in digital media newsrooms. The writers will be joining the Writers Guild of America, East, and Vice’s management has been informed, the people said. Show More Summary
Those working on the editorial side of Vice Media voted to unionize this week, according to The Wall Street Journal. The writers and editors at Vice will join the Writers Guild of America, East — the same union that Gawker Media and Salon staffers voted to join earlier this summer. The... More »
The writers will join Writers Guild of America, East, the union that the websites Gawker and Salon recently chose for their unionization efforts.
Writers at Vice are reportedly unionizing. In a surprise move on a summer Friday, writers at Vice Media have voted to unionize. The Wall Street Journal reports that Vice's writers will be joining the Writer's Guild of America, East (WGA), and that sources say Vice is prepared to recognize the union. Read Full Story
Editorial staff at Salon.com, the progressive digital media news company, voted unanimously to unionize, and Salon's management has agreed to recognize the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE), as the collective bargaining representative for those staffers. Show More Summary
Management at San Francisco-based Salon Media has agreed to start talks on a first union contract with its workers, it was disclosed Saturday. “Salon Media has agreed to recognize the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) as the collective...Show More Summary
Salon Media has agreed to recognize the Writers Guild of America East as the collective bargaining unit for its editorial staff, whose vote to unionize was unanimous. “We are very pleased” with management’s decision, WGAE executive director Lowell...Show More Summary
America’s top labor leader is asking Salon to voluntarily recognize the Writers Guild of America, East as bargaining agent for its editorial workers. AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka wrote Salon Media Group CEO Cindy Jeffers on Thursday,...Show More Summary
Salon.com staff have voted to join the Writers Guild of America, the second digital media outlet to organize in recent weeks
The move comes a month after workers at Gawker Media voted to join the Writers Guild of America, East.
Following editorial workers at Gawker Media, editorial staff at Salon is moving to unionize and bargain a first contract with their employer. They’ve signed on with the Writers Guild of America, East, the same union that recently won...Show More Summary