Global journalist unions call for US government to free Assange

February 19, 2024 #MEAAMedia #pressfreedom #pressfreedom News

On the eve of a crucial court hearing in London, journalist unions around the world have joined forces to call for the United States to drop espionage charges against Julian Assange.

Gaza Journalists Appeal

February 15, 2024 #MEAAMedia #pressfreedom #pressfreedom

Artwork by MEAA member Sam Wallman- click the image to download the jpg or click here to download a pdf.


The current conflict in Gaza has had unprecedented and devastating effects on journalists in Palestine.

Closing Loopholes Bill passes through the Senate

February 9, 2024 News

MEAA welcomes the passage this week of groundbreaking workplace legislation that will provide a pathway for long-term casuals to become permanent employees and provide world-first minimum standards for gig economy workers.

A new right for workers to disconnect outside of normal working hours is also a step in the right direction.

The Closing Loopholes No. 2 Bill passed by the Senate on ...

Media Super: Our commitment to responsible investing

February 1, 2024 News

We believe well-governed companies that manage material* Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) risks and opportunities in their operations and supply chains, such as those that impact employees, suppliers, customers, communities and the environment, will protect assets and grow our members retirement savings over the long term.

That’s why we take a ‘whole of fund’ approach, incorporating ESG risks and opportunities across ...

MEAA 2024 elections

January 23, 2024 News

Ballot papers and candidate information for contested elections for union positions are being posted to MEAA members in the week beginning January 22.

MEAA elections are required every two years and are the key means by which members exercise their democratic control of the union.

Voting closes on Monday, February 19.

You are strongly encouraged to post your ballot well before that date ...