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MEAA opposes US extradition of Assange

On Thursday April 11, 2019 WikiLeaks founder and publisher Julian Assange was arrested by police in London. MEAA has written ...
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Support for journalist victims of harassment

MEAA's Digital Committee - delegates at digital workplaces campaigning for better jobs and conditions in digital media - have released ...
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MEAA statement to the inquiry into political interference in the ABC

Statement by MEAA chief executive Paul Murphy to a public hearing of the Senate Environment and Communications References Committee as ...
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Urgent issues for new ABC leadership

The new chair of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Ita Buttrose, must address a long agenda of urgent matters in order ...
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MEAA says defamation judgement confirms need for law overhaul

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MEAA, the union for Australian journalists, says today’s decision of the Federal Court in the defamation action brought by Chau ...
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MEAA supports Maria Ressa

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MEAA Media's National Media Section committee has written to the Philippines Ambassador to Australia to protest the latest arrest and ...
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Saying farewell to Fairfax

After providing quality independent journalism to Australian audiences for more than 185 years, the Fairfax brand will disappear on Monday ...
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New research reveals how Australian journalists are faring four years after redundancy

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As many as 3,000 journalism jobs are estimated to have been lost in Australia this decade, the vast majority of ...
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Government must listen to concerns on encryption legislation – MEAA

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The Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance has called on the government to reconsider its proposed encryption legislation to address concerns ...
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ACCC approval of Nine’s takeover of Fairfax a body blow to journalism

Today’s decision by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission to greenlight the takeover of Fairfax Media by Nine Entertainment Co ...
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