In warning about crossing lines, Robberson does just that.

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In warning about crossing lines, Robberson does just that.

  Our union has no problem with a newspaper columnist expressing an opinion, for that is the purpose of an editorial section. But Tod Robberson's decision to run a recent column criticizing colleagues for their use of social media brings...

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TNG-CWA calls on St. Louis police to stop arresting working journalists

The mayor and acting police commissioner of St. Louis must be held accountable for the arrest of journalists covering public protests in the city, The NewsGuild-CWA declared at a meeting of its Executive Council on Oct. 5. “The mayor and acting...

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2017 Labor Day Parade!

  Every year the United Media Guild marches with our CWA sisters and brothers.  This year the CWA is second in line!  The line starts on Olive, at 15th St.), travels east to Tucker, turns right and goes to Market...

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Rockford Register Star Bargaining Update

Proposals and counter proposals went back and forth during our two days of bargaining on March 14 and 15. We presented GateHouse with a comprehensive proposal addressing outstanding issues, including pay, health insurance, maternity leave, time off and mileage reimbursement....

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UMG honors Joel Currier with Terry Hughes Award

[caption id="attachment_2184" align="alignright" width="300"] Joel Currier[/caption] The United Media Guild honored St. Louis Post-Dispatch reporter Joel Currier with the Terry Hughes Award for outstanding journalism in 2016. Currier received the award, judged by past winners, at UMG's Local meeting and...

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Right-to-Work is being debated right now in the Missouri Senate

Here's a link to listen:   http://chamber.senate.mo.gov/SenateChamber    

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Wanted: Full time copy editor

                                                              Full-Time Copy Editor Truthout is looking for a full-time copy editor to edit articles and other content in our fast-paced virtual setting....

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Not since David slew Goliath . . .

On January 28, Rockford Register Star Copy Editor Paula Buckner was discharged for "rude and disrespectful" comments to coworkers.  Buckner, who worked at the paper for 22 years, had the temerity to comment on how the newly formatted obits looked...

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