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WGAE, Gawker Invited To White House Worker Summit

NEW YORK, NY (October 6, 2015) – The Writers Guild of America, East, AFL-CIO (WGAE) today announced that Hamilton Nolan, a digital media writer at Gawker Media, and Justin Molito, WGAE’s Director of Organizing, have been invited by the Obama administration to participate in the White House Summit on Worker Voice on Wednesday, October 7th. At the […]

(Oct 8) THE MARTIAN screening

The WGAE will host a screening of THE MARTIAN on Thursday, October 8 at 7:30pm. The film was written by Drew Goddard, based on the novel by Andy Weir. The film was helmed by director Ridley Scott and features Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Kate Mara, Michael Pena, Jeff Daniels, Chiwetel Ejiofor, and Donald Glover.

Original Media Inks Sweeping Settlement of Unfair Labor Practice Case

NEW YORK, NY (October 5, 2015) – Original Media, owned by the multinational corporation Endemol/Shine, has entered a sweeping settlement agreement with the National Labor Relations Board, whose investigation determined that the company violated federal labor law by failing to negotiate in good faith with the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE). Last year, writer-producers […]


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