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Australian, US press leaders condemn China’s secretive prosecution and detention of MEAA Media member Cheng Lei

Washington, D.C. / Canberra March 31, 2022 - US and Australian press leaders on Wednesday strongly condemned the ongoing detention and secretive prosecution of journalist Cheng Lei ...
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Government neglect of the arts continues in Federal Budget

Last night’s Federal Budget continues a pattern of neglect and contempt for Australian arts by the Coalition Government, says the union for arts and entertainment workers ...
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Government must invest in regional media or more outlets will close

A Parliamentary inquiry has acknowledged the stark decline in regional newspaper publishing and called for new targeted funding for the sector ...
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Musicians’ union welcomes $250 minimum fee for gigs

#MEAAMusic, MediaRoom, Releases
The introduction of a $250 minimum fee for government subsidised gigs in Victoria will put much needed money into the pockets of musicians ...
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MEAA condemns TV station’s assault on PNG journalists’ rights

The Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance’s national media section committee of elected officials has condemned the suspension of 24 Papua New Guinean TV journalists who walked off the job in support of a colleague ...
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