Some News Corp production staff were told midway through their shifts that they were surplus to requirements, and they have not been seen at Holt Street since.
Mark Latham has pushed his former Sky colleague Peter van Onselen a bit too far, and PVO has responded with a legal threat.
A meeting with the union is set for tomorrow and a final decision on who stays and who goes is expected today or tomorrow.
Camera operators and sound recordists are among those who will be made redundant at the ABC as the national broadcaster brings back the Hunger Games redundancies.
Crikey writers Myriam Robin and Glenn Dyer on the latest from Murdoch Manor.
Last Friday, around one in eight journalists at the West Australian’s 160-person newsroom put up their hands for a voluntary redundancy. It’s expected most of the 20, which Crikey is told includes some veterans at the paper, will be allowed to leave. Depending on the grades of these journalists (i.e. how much they’re paid), it’s possible this will […]
The New Beats project has collated data on the post-redundancy careers of 225 journalists.