Category Archives: Advocacy

Monterey seeks a fair shake

By Richard Knee Vice President, California Pacific Media Workers Guild   Smaller paychecks, a bigger share of health care costs, and fewer writers and editors in the newsroom. That’s been the story at the Monterey Herald for too long, but … Continue Reading

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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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