Showing items tagged with 'disability'
2 December 2016: NUJ disabled members push for progressive change as part of UK disability history month.
24 June 2016: The TUC's policy officer, Huma Munshi, explains the importance of the manifesto for disability equality.
16 April 2016: At the start of the second day at delegate meeting, conference discussed equality and diversity in the media.
13 April 2015: BBC placement scheme offering six months paid work within the BBC for disabled media workers.
11 March 2015: The TUC has published a new guidebook on the social model of disability aimed to help unions and their members improve equality for disabled people within unions and in the workplace.
12 December 2014: Call for front-page apology following Roger Liddle's "vile comment"
11 June 2014: NUJ members give report on the event and elected to TUC disabled members committee.
15 November 2011: Disabled people are being demonised in the press as "work shy" and "scroungers" and as a result are facing hostility from the public and in some cases physical attacks.
28 May 2009: The NUJ's equality officer has warned that cutbacks at local media companies are damaging community relations, leaving a vacuum that can be exploited by extremists.