MEAA Releases

Latest releases from MEAA

Statement on the Australian Press Council

MEAA’s National Media Section committee has issued the following statement about the Australian Press Council: ...
Read More

AFP raids an attack on press freedom, says journalists’ union

Last night’s police raids in search of the source of government documents leaked to the media again show how press freedom in Australia is under attack and needs to be an election issue, says the Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance ...
Read More

New ABC redundancies the direct result of latest budget cuts

The axing of the Fact Check unit and other editorial redundancies at the ABC are the inevitable result of funding cuts in this month’s federal Budget ...
Read More

Live theatre devastated by Australia Council cuts

Australian theatre audiences, performers and stage crews are facing a bleak future as the Federal Government’s drastic arts funding cuts start to bite, says the Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance ...
Read More

Budget 2016: Arts and public broadcasting funding crisis continues as government maintains damaging course

Tonight’s federal Budget has again left the arts community and public broadcasting shortchanged with no extra funding for the arts and the prospect of further cuts to jobs and services at the ABC, says the Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance ...
Read More