News and Events
July 2, 2021

Recently, we have all had to acknowledge that Canada has a dark, shameful past. Now we have to listen to and support this country’s Indigenous communities. CMG CBC Toronto is donating to Anishnawbe Health Services in Toronto and The Native… Read more »

June 4, 2021

By Matt Guerin Treasurer of Toronto CBC CMG Location Unit This June marks Pride Month across Canada and in many parts of the world.   It’s a month to celebrate the history, courage, and diversity of the 2SLGBTQ+ community, of… Read more »

April 29, 2021

Victory was a boost to union leaders and their right to speak out By Lise Lareau The dispute over CBC’s branded content initiative ‘Tandem” has led many journalists at the public broadcaster to wonder how vocal they can be in… Read more »

January 29, 2021

CMG President, Carmel Smyth, CBC Branch President, Kim Trynacity and Francophone Affairs Director, Dominique Gauthier, described the negative impact of years of financial cuts to local news services across the country. The lack of resources has resulted in questionable use… Read more »

January 16, 2021

The Canadian Media Guild, CBC/Radio Canada branch is extremely pleased an arbitrator has ruled in favour of our member who was unjustly fired from his temporary job in Winnipeg, and in doing so has upheld the reasonable expectation of personal… Read more »

January 16, 2021

Every year, CMG’s parent union, CWA Canada, budgets money for education and mobilization so that union members can be provided with opportunities to expand their knowledge and skills, or to become more involved in the union. In 2020, due to… Read more »

January 8, 2021

The union representing a significant number of Canada’s journalists condemns any and all violence and targeted attacks against media professionals. The Canadian Media Guild is calling for better awareness and understanding of the crucial role the media plays in providing… Read more »

December 15, 2020

Vish Gajadhar has been elected as the new President of the CBC Toronto Location Unit, and Krista Jolliffe, Joe Fiorino and Wendy Walker have been elected as the three Chief Stewards, in the election that was held November 27–December 1.… Read more »

November 14, 2020

As of the close of the nomination period, seven positions on the CBC Toronto Location Unit Executive Committee have been filled by acclamation, there will be an election for the Location Unit President and three Chief Stewards from November 27-December… Read more »

October 22, 2020

Nominations are now open for all positions on Canadian Media Guild (CMG) Location Unit Executive Committees (LECs), including our CBC Toronto location unit.  The election votes will be held between November 27 and December 1, 2020, and the elected candidates… Read more »