Category Archives: Advocacy

Freelance chair wins SPJ award

by Sara Steffens Staff Rep, CWA District 9/ The Newspaper Guild Newspaper Guild member Rebecca Rosen Lum has won this year’s Unsung Hero Award by the Northern California Society of Professional Journalists, in recognition of “her work promoting journalistic career … Continue Reading

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Ethics Commission to appeal records release order

by Richard Knee Nov. 2, 2013   A San Francisco citizen who obtained a court order for release of two dozen documents by the city Ethics Commission will apparently have to wait, pending an appeal of the decision. Superior Court … Continue Reading

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Early book ‘hard hitting, thought provoking’

Steve Early has been an organizer, strike strategist, labor educator, lawyer — and Guild Freelancer. He is also the author of a new book,  Save Our Unions: Dispatches from a Movement in Distress (Monthly Press Review, 304 pages), which Noam Chomsky has … Continue Reading

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