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#CAJ19: REGISTER NOW!

Journalism is community. Pure and simple. Whether it’s through collaborative storytelling or engaging new audiences, this year’s CAJ national conference will dive deep into how the idea of community is wholly intertwined within journalism’s DNA. From an opening plenary right throu...

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2019 EU-CANADA YOUNG JOURNALIST FELLOWSHIP

  OTTAWA, March 4, 2019—The European Union Delegation to Canada and the Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) are thrilled to launch the 2019 edition of the European Union-Canada Young Journalist Fellowship. [Le texte en français suit le texte en anglais] The EU-Cana...

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FINAL SUBMISSION: FEDERAL TAX MEASURES IN SUPPORT OF JOURNALISM

Final submission on federal tax measures in support of journalism Submitted by: The Canadian Association of Journalists Date: Feb. 19, 2019 Introduction How should the panel be established? How should eligibility for the three tax measures be defined? What should the panel’s terms of r...

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PRELIMINARY SUBMISSION: FEDERAL TAX MEASURES IN SUPPORT OF JOURNALISM

The Canadian Association of Journalists is Canada's largest national professional organization for journalists from all media, representing almost 800 members across the country. The CAJ's primary roles are to provide public-interest advocacy and high-quality professional development for its members...

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LAYOFFS AT CANADIAN PRESS AND GLOBAL NEWS

The Canadian Association of Journalists is disappointed to learn about another round of layoffs at two national news agencies.Today we learned the Canadian Press has cut six reporting jobs and the CAJ is also hearing more journalists from Global News have been let go. "Unfortunately t...

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CAJ HALIFAX: FEATURE WRITING WORKSHOP WITH JANA PRUDEN

HALIFAX, Feb. 1, 2019—CAJ Halifax presents a special writing workshop with Jana Pruden. Pruden is a member of the Globe and Mail’s feature writing team and will be sharing her knowledge with local CAJ members and other interested attendees on March 9. Two sessions will be offered: ...

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FINAL WEEK: NOMINATE YOUR BEST JOURNALISM WORK

OTTAWA, Jan. 8, 2019 - The Canadian Association of Journalists reminds journalists that less than a week remains to submit entries for the 2018 CAJ Awards program, featuring Canada's top investigative journalism award, the Don McGillivray Award. The deadline for e...

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JANUARY NEWS

January 2019 In this issue CAJ Awards: Nominate your journalism work  2019 national journalism conference Advocacy: U of T student unions block journalists CAJ Local Chapter Initiatives Fund Updates from Toronto & Ottawa chapters Upcoming events and d...

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U OF T STUDENT UNIONS MUST REINSTATE JOURNALISTS' ACCESS TO PUBLIC EVENTS

OTTAWA, Dec. 20, 2018—Student unions at the University of Toronto must abandon their attempts to block journalists from covering public meetings. The Canadian Association of Journalists reminds every government, whether elected by students or the general public, that they do not have the right...

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2018 CAJ AWARDS: CALL FOR ENTRIES

It’s with pleasure that the Canadian Association of Journalists invites entries for its annual awards program — which includes Canada’s top investigative award, the Don McGillivray Award. The application deadline for the CAJ Awards is Jan. 14, 2019. Click here to submit an entry ...

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