Fairness Rocks News Al Jazeera English Content Creators Unionize With SAG-AFTRA


Fairness Rocks News Al Jazeera English Content Creators Unionize With SAG-AFTRA

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Author: Jonathan Handel

Date: October 31, 2018

Original Source: Hollywood Reporter

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Al Jazeera English Content Creators Unionize With SAG-AFTRA

Content creators at Al Jazeera English, based in the United States, voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to recognize SAG-AFTRA as their union, with 97 percent voting in favor, the union said. In an unusual but not unprecedented move for SAG-AFTRA, the newly represented employees include not just on-air hosts and reporters, but also behind-the-scenes editors and camerapersons.

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