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Tougher laws needed to strengthen women’s rights at work

More robust laws are needed to improve employment equality, particularly as women have born the brunt of the fall out of the pandemic, Sara Lewis, vice-chair of the NUJ's Equality Council told the TUC's Women’s Conference.

05 Mar 2021
How gender-based violence is silencing women journalists

Natasha Hirst told the TUC Women’s Conference that female writers are self-censoring or withdrawing from online spaces as a result of the abuse they suffer.

04 Mar 2021
TUC Women's conference: why we’re fighting for a fair deal for freelances 

Michelle Stanistreet, NUJ general secretary, explains how Covid-19 has laid bare the precarious nature of self-employment – and how the union is pressing to defend vulnerable members.

03 Mar 2021
NUJ tribute to Katharine Whitehorn

Katharine Whitehorm was egalitarian to the bone, a great columnist and an inspiring trade unionist.

25 Jan 2021
The Journalist April May 2020

The world of work is unrecognisable from just a short time ago.

14 Apr 2020
#IWD2020: International Women’s Day calls for action on violence against women

The NUJ calls on the UK and Irish governments to ratify the ILO Convention on violence against women.

09 Mar 2020
TUC Women's Conference 2020

Motions on pay, periods and pregnancy benefits were three of the many issues tackled by women trade unionists.

09 Mar 2020
“Amazing” judgment backs Samira’s equal pay claim

BBC presenter Samira Ahmed told the TUC Women’s conference how the NUJ won her case when she found a male colleague was paid six times more than her.

The Journalist May June 2019

It's not often that an event shakes our profession, our union and society as powerfully as the tragic death of Lyra McKee.

13 May 2019