Voice Media Guild, Phoenix New Times

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Best Worst Time to Unionize A Newsroom

Talk about bad timing. Phoenix New Times’ small but mighty editorial staff waited two weeks into their new editor-in-chief’s tenure to announce their unionization. Then, after tense labor board hearings, the pandemic hit. They eventually won their union, but only after most members left the alt-weekly in the wake of pay cuts and staff reductions.

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