Showing items tagged with 'solidarity'
28 May 2009: Supporters around the world are backing NUJ member, Suzanne Breen, who faces jail for refusing to hand over her notes to the police.
6 May 2009: Journalists who were recent on strike for 13 days are to walk into Leeds city centre this afternoon to hand out thank you letters to the people of West Yorkshire.
23 April 2009: The NUJ has protested about the sacking of the leading activist in Ukraine's Independent Media Workers' Union (IMWU) from his job on a Kiev-based magazine.
16 April 2009: A packed-out comedy benefit in London last night raised £696.51 to be shared between NUJ chapel members in Glasgow, Leeds and York taking industrial action against job cuts.
1 April 2009: Striking Yorkshire journalists are touring London media workplaces this week to put the case for defending regional journalism and to drum up solidarity.
31 March 2009: Trade unionists in the south west of England have joined the fight to save journalists’ jobs in the region.
28 January 2009: Members of the NUJ's Paris branch are taking part in a general strike in France tomorrow (January 29) to protest against job cuts, pay freezes, and cutbacks in social security.
3 December 2008: Journalist Sally Murrer said she was "overwhelmed by the solidarity and support" she had from fellow journalists and the NUJ through her 19-month legal ordeal.