Showing items tagged with 'equality'
12 February 2010: Financial Times journalists are threatening to vote on industrial action if the company won't withdraw plans to force its Chinese journalists to return to China on half their current salaries or accept redundancy.
17 December 2009: The director of the BBC World Service has apologised about the decision to run a debate under the headline "Should homosexuals face execution?".
19 November 2009: Liz Fekete, a leading figure in the battle for racial equality, delivered the 2009 Claudia Jones memorial lecture entitled "Who's terrorising who? The media and the war on terror".
2 November 2009: The NUJ is urging chapels and branches to take up the cause of equal pay for women, following Equal Pay Day in the UK last Friday.
13 October 2009: NUJ deputy general secretary, Michelle Stanistreet, and treasurer, Anita Halpin, were two of only 10 trade union women invited to this year's Women of the Year lunch.
23 September 2009: A senior figure in the fight for racial equality is to deliver the 2009 Claudia Jones Memorial Lecture, on the topic of terrorism and the media.
18 September 2009: Anita Halpin, NUJ treasurer, was awarded a Trades Union Congress (TUC) Gold Badge at the TUC's annual congress in Liverpool.
27 August 2009: A delegation from the NUJ visited the Zimbabwe Union of Journalists in Harare between 16–21 August 2009. Michelle Stanistreet kept a diary of her experiences on the visit.
20 July 2009: The NUJ has renewed its call for the UK’s minimum wage laws to be used to stop employers expoiting students on work experience.
19 May 2009: Newsquest management is under fire for accepting advertising from a far-right political party.