Journalists at Fort Worth Star-Telegram plan union drive


The NewsGuild-CWA has announced that journalists at the Fort Worth (Texas) Star-Telegram are seeking to form a union.

“Star-Telegram journalists are dedicated to Fort Worth and deserve a voice in the decisions that impact our newsroom,” said Luke Ranker, the newspaper’s government reporter of two years. “The NewsGuild will help us advocate for ourselves and our community, and ensure a strong legacy into the future.”

Claiming support from an overwhelming majority of the staff, organizers asked the McClatchy Company, the Star-Telegram’s parent company, to voluntarily recognize the Fort Worth NewsGuild as a unit of The NewsGuild-CWA.

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