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27 February 2018: Editors in Ireland must resist the pressure from advertising agencies and should not allow clear lines to be blurred. The union will defend any journalist or editor who is placed under commercial pressure to compromise editorial standards.
7 February 2018: Attack on Kevin Magee condemned as an attack on media freedom.
1 February 2018: NUJ's Irish Secretary calls report "disappointing" and says it fails to address problems, particularly in the media sector.
6 December 2017: The union's Irish Secretary wins assurances on independence of the titles and trade union recognition will continue.
21 November 2017: The bill, proposed by Senator Ged Nash, would put all workers on an equal footing where they are carrying out the same duties, but are not legally designated as ‘employees’.
16 November 2017: The company's current proposals will have a detrimental impact on the local community and quality journalism.
15 November 2017: Séamus Dooley, Irish Secretary, told the Oireachtas Committee on Justice & Equality that the right of journalists to protect confidential sources must be enshrined in domestic legislation.
13 November 2017: Irish Biennial Conference 2017
2 November 2017: The Irish Secretary condemns attempts to make Philip Ryan produce information before a hearing into alleged planning irregularities, and the publication of Niall O’Connor's number by an MEP.
1 November 2017: Through no fault of Kieran Mulvey, former head of the Workplace Relations Committee, the report does not give a “full picture” of the situation in RTE, said Séamus Dooley, NUJ Irish Secretary.