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Johnston Press journalists to re-ballot

25 May 2010
The National Union of Journalists (NUJ) is re-balloting members working for Johnston Press after the courts granted the company an injunction against their strike last week.

NUJ to set strike date at Johnston Press

11 May 2010
Journalists at the Johnston Press Group were deciding on whether to set a date for a group-wide strike as Socialist Worker went to press.

NUJ conference: Turning words into action

24 November 2009
Over 150 National Union of Journalists (NUJ) delegates gathered at the union’s conference in Southport last week.

Right wing tirade causes stir in NUJ election

10 November 2009
The elections for the editor of The Journalist, the magazine of the National Union of Journalists (NUJ), have caused a surprising stir.

Serious fight needed against Trinity Mirror

27 October 2009
Despite a 96 percent vote in favour of strike action, the NUJ union has withdrawn the threat of action at Media Wales group in Cardiff.

NUJ Left conference

20 October 2009
The NUJ Left conference on Saturday of last week discussed the changing dynamic of trade union struggle and the role of the left within the NUJ journalists’ union and the movement.

NUJ left to meet

06 October 2009
The NUJ Left will be holding its conference on Saturday 17 October.

Jobs saved at Trinity Mirror after threat of action

04 August 2009
Members of the NUJ journalists’ union at Trinity Mirror’s West Midlands titles called off a strike set for Thursday of last week after securing an agreement meaning that there will be no compulsory redundancies.

Massive vote to fight Trinity Mirror job cuts

21 July 2009
Journalists in the NUJ union at Trinity Mirror’s Midlands titles have voted massively in favour of industrial action over compulsory job cuts and paper closures.

Stoke's Signal 1 radio ballots for action

07 July 2009
Bosses at Signal 1 radio in Stoke-on-Trent have told the NUJ union that they plan to axe two journalists’ jobs. Workers at the station are now balloting for action.

Debates around reporting BNP

23 June 2009
Around 50 media workers met in the National Union of Journalists (NUJ) headquarters last week to discuss how best to respond to the threat of the Nazi BNP.

Journalist wins court battle

23 June 2009
Suzanne Breen, the Irish journalist who police pressured to reveal the identity of Real IRA members, won a massive victory for journalism and the NUJ union last week.

Anti-fascist diary

16 June 2009
Reporting the BNP Meeting for journalists at National Union of Journalists (NUJ) headquarters, 308 Gray’s Inn Road, London WC1X 8DPThursday 18 June, 6.30pm Events are also being organised outside London, for details email <a href=""></a>

NUJ Left demands jobs and rights

09 June 2009
Left activists in the NUJ journalists’ union are calling for mass action to support local authority workers who refuse to work with the fascist BNP members elected as councillors in last week’s elections.

Work to rule continues at the Daily Record and Sunday Mail

12 May 2009
After more than a month of action, the NUJ work to rule continues at the Daily Record and Sunday Mail in Glasgow.

Glasgow journalist: ‘We are standing shoulder to shoulder to save jobs’

28 April 2009
NUJ union members in Glasgow took three days of strike action last weekend, crippling the production of the Daily Record and the Sunday Mail. They struck against proposals for 70 redundancies and are escalating their action with a further strike ballot on a change to shift patterns.

Daily Record and Sunday Mail workers step up their fight

21 April 2009
Members of the NUJ journalists’ union at the Daily Record and Sunday Mail newspapers in Glasgow are stepping up their fight against job losses with a 72-hour strike.

BBC journalists strike suspended as deal is reached

07 April 2009
A planned strike by thousands of journalists in the NUJ union at the BBC set for Friday of last week was suspended after a deal over compulsory redundancies was reached.

More votes for action in the NUJ

07 April 2009
A group of journalists at Thomson Reuters press agency have voted for strikes to defend their nine-day working fortnight.

Journalists’ strike votes save jobs

17 March 2009
Derry Journal Jobs have been saved at the Derry Journal in Ireland after National Union of Journalists (NUJ) members voted 100 percent in favour of strike action.

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