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The Writers Guild of America is a generic term referring to the joint efforts of two different US labor unions:

Common activities[edit]

The WGAE and WGAW negotiate contracts in unison as well as launch work stoppages simultaneously:

Although each Guild runs independently, they perform some activities in parallel:

See also[edit]


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TheWrap

TheWrap
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 07:18:37 -0700

“The Writers Guild of America, East is deeply pleased to join with the writers of Salon Media to bargain collectively about their workplace concerns,” executive director Lowell Peterson said in a statement. “We agree that they can make a real ...

TheWrap

Breitbart News
Thu, 04 Jun 2015 12:07:30 -0700

NEW YORK (AP) — Gossip and news site Gawker Media employees say they have voted to join the Writers Guild of America, East, making it the first digital media outlet to organize. In a Web posting, Gawker Media writers said they voted 75 percent to 25 ...

Breitbart News

Breitbart News
Mon, 08 Jun 2015 08:22:30 -0700

The editorial staff at Gawker Media has become the first digital newsroom in the country to unionize, with 75% of voters agreeing to be represented by the Writers Guild of America, East if collective bargaining should be necessary. Gawker's staff said ...
 
Variety
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 10:37:30 -0700

The Writers Guild of America East has negotiated a new three-year contract with Optomen Prods., a specialist in nonfiction programs for cable television networks. Optomen shows include “Kevin McCloud: Escape to the Wild,” “One Bad Choice,” “Mysteries ...
 
Variety
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 13:53:21 -0700

... and their willingness to work through differences.” The Animation Guild and the Writers Guild of America share jurisdiction in animation writing. The WGA covers writing for “The Simpsons” and has higher minimums; the Animation Guild covers far more ...
 
BreakingNews.com
Wed, 24 Jun 2015 14:56:15 -0700

Salon employees vote to unionize, will join Writers Guild Of America, East - @TomKludt · See original on twitter.com · Alert my friends · business · labor · media · Salon · Writers Guild of America. 10 WHOA!

Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:22:30 -0700

Editorial staffers at the new media pioneer Salon.com said Thursday they had voted to join the Writers Guild of America, East, following in the footsteps of employees at Gawker Media who moved to do the same last month. “In the wake of the Gawker staff ...
 
Center for Public Integrity
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 11:45:00 -0700

Former Sen. Jim Webb, who today announced his bid to become the Democrats' presidential nominee, has been a dark horse before. In 2006, Webb, a former Secretary of the Navy who had never occupied political office, ran for U.S. Senate in Virginia ...
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