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27 April 2020: Join the NUJ and trade union world in supporting Tuesday's day of commemoration of those killed during work, with a special focus on frontline Covid-19 workers
18 April 2020: NUJ members join in solidarity and remembrance to mark the 1st anniversary of the killing of journalist and NUJ member Lyra McKee
16 April 2020: On Saturday 18 April at 11am NUJ members will join together to mark the 1st anniversary of the killing of Lyra McKee
31 March 2020: Today would have been Lyra McKee’s 30th birthday. Her sister Nichola is inviting family and friends to mark today by joining in a virtual birthday on social media in commemoration at 6.12pm.
11 March 2020: The union's thoughts are with the family following the death of Joan, Lyra McKee's mother.
13 February 2020: Reporters covering the appearance of a man accused of the murder of journalist Lyra McKee were subject to intimidation from protesters.
31 December 2019: The International Federation of Journalists has recorded 49 killings of journalists and media professionals, a significant drop from 95 posted last year.
2 July 2019: Séamus Dooley, NUJ Irish Secretary, told conference delegates of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions and politicians to carry out the campaigns for justice and diversity she espoused.
17 May 2019: The union has responded to a statement issued by Saoradh, following the presence of media representatives observing a police raid in Derry.
4 May 2019: The NUJ held an event celebrating journalists who go the extra mile for the truth, and paid tribute to Lyra McKee