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WITF recognized with two National Edward R. Murrow Awards

WITF was the only Pennsylvania media organization recognized at this year’s awards and has now received 17 National Murrow Awards for excellence in broadcast and online journalism since 2007.

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Newspaper Guild of Pittsburgh says its president’s resignation won’t affect labor dispute

Both the interim head of the union and a nationally known media-business analyst said the move won’t have a major impact on the long-running labor dispute at the paper.

By Bill O'Driscoll/WESA

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette newsroom votes overwhelmingly to strike

Newsroom staffers at the Pulitzer-prize winning paper voted 88-31 in favor of the strike.
By Lucy Perkins/WESA

Federal lawsuit alleges Post-Gazette violated civil rights laws in treatment of black reporter

According to attorney Sam Cordes, the newspaper’s actions violated the Civil Rights Acts of 1866 and 1964 for retaliating against someone who opposes or protests race discrimination.

By Lucy Perkins/WESA

Journalism is too white

Anger inside Inquirer, NYT underscores larger media problem
By Russ Walker