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5 November 2019: Union welcomes Lord's report calling for urgent action to safeguard the future of public service broadcasting
27 October 2019: NUJ member Samira Ahmed will appear at an employment tribunal to challenge unequal pay at the BBC
1 October 2019: The director general must now rebuild trust amongst journalists and staff and step up and prioritise the work taking place to increase the diversity of the workforce on and off camera, said Michelle Stanistreet.
27 September 2019: Michelle Stanistreet has written to Tony Hall expressing deep concern over the BBC’s determination that the presenter had breached the corporation’s editorial guidelines and asked him to get the decision reversed.
26 September 2019: The BBC has got it very wrong – BBC journalists should not be prohibited from commenting on evidently racist language, especially at a time when racist rhetoric is having a real impact on people’s lives.
19 September 2019: The UN's assistant secretary-general has highlighted the plight of BBC Persian journalists who face ongoing harassment and persecution by the Iranian authorities
22 July 2019: The decision by the BBC to agree to prevent the Persian Service from using material gathered in Iran has deeply affected the morale and well-being of NUJ members
2 July 2019: The corporation’s annual report highlights a successful year, but the NUJ says cuts caused by the licence fee deal for over-75s could jeopardise its future
28 June 2019: NUJ member Anahita Shams addressed the UN today
10 June 2019: New free licence deal for over-75s will cost the corporation an extra £250m a year, with 3.7m now having to pay.