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By CMG  •  Posted on May 2, 2016

Twenty years ago when I started at CBC I bumped into a colleague crying in the bathroom. We commiserated over a particularly stressful work day, and then went back to work.  This talented young woman subsequently left CBC and the … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on May 2, 2016

A reminder that you have a wage increase of 1.75%  effective May 1, 2016. The increase will be reflected on the May 15, 2016 payroll. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact your Union Executive: David Baker, … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on April 29, 2016

The Canadian Media Guild (CMG) applied today to the Canada Industrial Relations Board for the right to represent employees at VICE Canada. “A strong majority of employees at VICE across Canada have signed a union card and we are delighted … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on April 29, 2016

A long time friend and colleague passed away this week. He was only 67, but Terry Walker squeezed every drop of goodness from life. He was a sports mad journalist, (the son of a sports mad journalist), who worked as … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on April 29, 2016

Congratulations to CMG members Michael Hutchinson of APTN and Steve Fischer of CBC who won the CMG Lottery to attend INPUT CMG Lottery to attend INPUT 2016, the conference of public television producers and programmers which  this year takes place in Calgary … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on April 25, 2016

CBC management announced today how the new $75 million in government funding will be spent this year, confirming that none of the hundreds of jobs cut since 2012 will be reinstated. The “2020 Plan,” announced two years ago, is still … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on April 22, 2016

Ahead of CBC CEO Hubert Lacroix’s scheduled announcement on Monday of his plans for the new CBC funding, CMG is reminding management that this is an opportunity to rectify the decisions of the last decade with the goal of restoring … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on April 21, 2016

In anticipation of the speech by Hubert Lacroix, the CEO of CBC/Radio Canada on Monday, CMG is taking the time to remind the Corporate leaders about the impact of the cuts of the 8 years on the Corporation, its staff … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on April 18, 2016

The Ron Pambrun Scholarship, valued at $2,000 per year, was created in the 1980s to honour the memory of Ron Pambrun an active and committed unionist. CMG took over administration of the award in 2004. The purpose of the award … Read more »

By CMG  •  Posted on April 15, 2016

TVO management announced this week that it will cease production for beloved pre-school show Gisele’s Big Backyard, a program that was a hit with children, parents and educators for more than 10 years thanks to its fun and colourful host, … Read more »

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