Showing items tagged with 'quality journalism'
8 April 2010: Journalists at Johnston Press titles in Scarborough and Sheffield have voted for strike action as industrial unrest spreads across the group's newspapers over management efforts to impose the Atex content management system on its papers.
31 March 2010: An anonymous reporter who describes "the death of local journalism" underlines the need for urgent action to save professional newsgathering in Britain and Ireland.
25 March 2010: Journalists at Johnston Press Group titles in Scarborough and Sheffield are to vote on strike action as industrial unrest spreads across the group's newspapers.
17 March 2010: A major conference in Westminster has heard how the corporate business model is threatening quality journalism.
15 March 2010: A major independent study into British public life suggests that new taxes on Google and pay television operators like BSkyB could be used to subsidise rigorous journalism.
12 March 2010: NUJ branches across Britain and Ireland are being urged to join their local trade union councils to help campaign for shared aims and win local support for issues affecting journalism and journalists' jobs.
3 March 2010: Hundreds of journalists at the Johnston Press Group have shown they are ready for industrial action to defend jobs and standards at their publications.
25 February 2010: The NUJ has described the CMS Press standards, privacy and libel report as the most sweeping investigation of press standards and related issues carried out by parliament this century.
27 November 2009: Delegates from across the union have debated and voted on motions that will lay out the framework for the NUJ's work over the coming 18 months.
25 November 2009: Michelle Stanistreet has called on journalists to make sure they're aware of the sensitivities of reporting on issues such as rape and other violence against women.