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11 February 2016: Andy Smith joined the NUJ the same year Margaret Thatcher resigned as Prime Minister and he believes the 2016 trade union bill represents attitudes formed back then.
The NUJ is the bulwark, challenging those who threaten our freedom to report on the world - #heartunions
10 February 2016: James Doherty explains the NUJ is the home for writers, broadcasters, photographers, PR professionals and those involved in editorial content.
We're ordinary workers who are all too often the last defenders of simple dignity & fairness - #heartunions
9 February 2016: Irish News chapel rep Bimpe Archer believes our greatest weapon is our solidarity and organisation.
9 February 2016: Chris Frost explains how it’s been tough watching employers and government play on the legitimate fears of journalists but if we can persuade more people to join and build strong chapels, they'd feel more secure and happier at work.
The bill threatens not just rights & traditions in trade unionism, it is a threat to good journalism - #heartunions
8 February 2016: Pete's essentials for the job when he started work were shorthand, touch typing, microphone techniques and an NUJ membership card.
8 February 2016: Anita Halpin looks back over nearly 45 years as a trade union member as part of #heartunions week
8 February 2016: George Morris, an NUJ chapel rep at the Yorkshire Weekly Newspaper Group explains the benefits of the NUJ as part of the TUC #heartunions week
13 January 2016: The TUC's heartunions week, from February 8 to 14, will celebrate unions and fight the trade union bill.
5 November 2015: This free workshop for NUJ members aged 30 and under will help you learn the basics of pitching your work and negotiating fair rates of pay
19 October 2015: Activists, MPs and trade unionists rallied to oppose the "vindictive" trade union bill.