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News Corp staff shown little respect in latest job cuts

MEAA condemns the announcement from News Corporation via a statement to the Fairfax-owned Australian Financial Review that at ...

Posted on 17th, September 2018

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Spotlight on Sharna Galvin

Sharna Galvin is a freelancer in theatre and events, stage managing, site managing and production managing, ...

Posted on 12th, September 2018

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Guiding lights

MEAA’s new First Nations Organiser, Elaine Crombie, reflects on the people who have helped shape her ...

Posted on 11th, September 2018

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MEAA forms new partnership with ACM

MEAA has formed a new partnership with Australian Community Managers (ACM), the country’s largest network for ...

Posted on 31st, August 2018

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Have your say on Nine’s takeover of Fairfax

Nine Entertainment Co.’s proposed $2billion-plus takeover of Fairfax Media will change the face of Australia’s media ...

Posted on 21st, August 2018

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Ten top tips: George Konstand

George Konstand, Founder of Brandology, shares his top tips for actors looking to define their personal ...

Posted on 21st, August 2018

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Community News Group WA closes five mastheads

In another blow to media diversity in Western Australia, the Community News Group announced this morning ...

Posted on 10th, August 2018

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New guidelines to prevent discrimination, harassment and bullying in the performing arts

Ever since the emergence of the #MeToo movement last year, the entertainment industry has been in ...

Posted on 8th, August 2018

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MEAA rejects Nine’s takeover of Fairfax

Nine’s takeover of Fairfax will be bad for Australian democracy and diversity of voices in what ...

Posted on 26th, July 2018

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Journalists excluded from Shorten speech at ACTU dinner

MEAA has registered a complaint with the ACTU over the exclusion of journalists from the ACTU ...

Posted on 18th, July 2018

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Peter Greste on Journalism in the age of terror

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Posted on 15th, August 2018

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CommsPro Workshop: The Active Bystander Project – Melbourne

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Posted on 19th, September 2018

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MEAA WA – Branch get-together!

5:30pm - 10:00pm

Posted on 16th, August 2018

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