CODE-CWA Press & Updates

In the wake of a groundbreaking 21-day strike, writers for Lovestruck, a mobile game produced by Voltage Entertainment USA, will return to work after negotiating pay increases averaging 78%...

This week we’re feeling motivated. Lots of the worker news in this week’s newsletter is positive movement.

Happy Labor Day Weekend! We hope that those of you who have today off have some time to rest and recover.

Every week more and more tech companies announce they'll move to work from home for the long term. Last week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told staff that salaries will be adjusted for those who decide not to return to living in the Bay Area. This means that in the coming months more and more workers will be negotiating salary adjustments (read: decreases) if they decide to move away from Silicon Valley...

The surge in worker activism continues as the fallout from COVID-19 gets more brutal for workers across the country. At a time when we're faced with unemployment levels at near Great Depression levels, there's never been a more difficult time to be a worker in America...

Congratulations to the workers at Inside Higher Ed for winning voluntary recognition from their employer! They will join the Washington-Baltimore local of The NewsGuild-CWA. The workers insisted on making their voices heard, and now they have the right to have a say in their working conditions. Great work!

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CODE-CWA stands in solidarity with TCG Union and SEIU Local 200United in their efforts to form a union at TCGPlayer. We have been incredibly inspired by the efforts of warehouse workers around the country stepping up in this trying era of pandemic. Workers should have access to healthcare as a right, and TCGPlayer’s ploy to double insurance costs is unconscionable. 

Join us for a town hall call on Tuesday, March 24 at 8:05pm ET/5:05pm PT to learn what we can do to take action together. Please click here to register for the call...
Friday, March 13, 2020 - Employees at Glitch, a platform for app developers led by Anil Dash, announced voluntary union recognition to join the Communications Workers of America
As many of you may have heard, GDC 2020 has been cancelled and/or postponed as of about a week ago...