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Equity calls for restoration of censored line

Releases
Equity has expressed disappointment at QTC’s removal of a satirical line about Premier Campbell Newman from the Jonathan Biggins’ play Australia Day ...
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MEAA calls upon Australian Open organisers to consider players’ welfare

Releases
 MEAA, the union representing sports professionals, is concerned about the safety of tennis players being required to compete in the in the extreme heat during the Australian Open ...
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Musicians campaign for more local representation at Council funded festivals

Releases
Musicians are calling on the City of Sydney to use its major festivals as a chance to promote local artists, rather than import a majority of acts from overseas ...
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Joint letter SA Devices Bill

Submissions
Joint media organisations' letter to South Australian Shadow Attorney-General regarding the Surveillance Devices Bill 2012 ...
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Press Freedom Report 2013

Reports
Power, Protection & Principles - the 2013 report into the state of Press Freedom in Australia looks at how powerful people are increasingly using court orders to compel journalists to reveal their confidential sources, sparking an urgent need for uniform national shield laws to protect journalist-source privilege and the obligations ...
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MEAA Annual Report 2013

Reports
Built on integrity and powered by creativity, MEAA is the largest and most established union and industry advocate for Australia’s creative professionals. Building from a proud heritage, MEAA is focused on the future as a thought leader and driver of change. A strong and passionate advocate for its members, MEAA ...
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MEAA Annual Report 2012

Reports
Built on integrity and powered by creativity, MEAA is the largest and most established union and industry advocate for Australia’s creative professionals. Building from a proud heritage, MEAA is focused on the future as a thought leader and driver of change. A strong and passionate advocate for its members, MEAA ...
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Press Freedom Report 2012

Reports
Kicking at the Cornerstone of Democracy - the 2012 report into the state of Press Freedom in Australia examines the deed of agreement surrounding media access to asylum seeker detention centres, freedom of information and the threats to press freedom from government-imposed regulation of the media ...
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All MEAA sections - Mark Phillips
Director Communications
All MEAA sections
mark.phillips@meaa.org
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MEAA Media (journalist members') section - Mike Dobbie
Communications Manager
MEAA Media (journalist members') section
mike.dobbie@meaa.org
03 9691 7101
MEAA Equity section - Lizzie Franks
Communications Manager
MEAA Equity section
lizzie.franks@meaa.org
02 9333 0961