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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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Australia must not participate in Saudi conference – MEAA

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MEAA has written to Foreign Minister Marise Payne and Trade Minister Simon Birmingham urging them to ensure Australia does not ...
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Tasmanian Parliament’s new media rules are an “egregious attack”

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MEAA has today written to the Speaker of Tasmania's House of Assembly condemning her new media guidelines. MEAA wrote: Dear ...
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Crisis won’t end until ABC Board members answer what they knew and when

MEAA’s ABC House Committee demands greater transparency and accountability from the ABC board in light of a damaging week for the ...
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Resolutions passed at ABC staff meetings

Reports this morning alleged that the ABC chairman, Justin Milne, sought to interfere in editorial and staffing decisions at the ...
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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 is already one of ...
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Journalists excluded from Shorten speech at ACTU dinner

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MEAA has registered a complaint with the ACTU over the exclusion of journalists from the ACTU Congress dinner in Brisbane ...
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