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Amazon, Netflix Bring Upheaval to Challenging Indie Market

(Variety, Jan. 20)

Netflix, Amazon and other digital buyers aren’t the only well-capitalized companies willing to pay top dollar for arthouse films. And that’s good news for an indie market in flux.

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IATSE Equality Statement

(IATSE, Jan. 15)

The following Equality Statement was unanimously approved at the Winter General Executive Board Meeting in Hollywood, Florida. It outlines the IATSE’s commitment to creating an inclusive working environment where differences are valued and equality is celebrated.

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IATSE Endorses Hillary Clinton for President

(IATSE, Jan. 13)

Based on her long record of fighting for workers’ rights and working families, the IATSE General Executive Board voted unanimously to endorse the former U.S. Secretary of State.

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Disruption by Netflix Irks TV Foes

(NY Times, Jan. 17)

Netflix’s refusal to disclose ratings has led to mounting frustration from traditional television industry executives.

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ICG Publicists Awards Reveal Nominees

(THR, Jan. 15)

The late Murray Weissman is among those honored.

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Cities React to Ducey's Ultimatum on Wage, Labor Rules

(Arizona Daily Star, Jan. 15)

Gov. Ducey called on cities “to put the brakes on ill-advised plans to create a patchwork of different wage and employment laws,” saying doing so would harm the Arizona economy.

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Oscar Nominations 2016

(Oscars.org, Jan. 14)

A complete list of this year’s nominees.

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Hillary Clinton Gets IATSE Endorsement

(THR, Jan. 13)

The union says she was the only candidate who reached out to it.

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NEVADA: At Union Confab, All Eyes on 2016

(Las Vegas Sun, Jan. 13)

Union members from across the state came together Tuesday for a summit on the minimum wage hosted by the Nevada AFL-CIO.

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'Mad Max' Leads Makeup Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Award Nominees

(THR, Jan. 13)

In the feature film categories, the post-apocalyptic action pic scored a leading three nominations.

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Wanda’s Legendary Buy Is Just the Beginning of China’s Investment in Hollywood

(Variety, Jan. 13)

Many media executives are certain it’s not long before a powerhouse Chinese company takes a large stake in one of Hollywood’s major studios, if not outright ownership of one.

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Hawaii Long-Term Health-Care Bill Serves as National Model

(The American Prospect, Jan. 12)

A coalition of retiree groups, labor unions, and religious organizations in Hawaii has been leading the public campaign for Hawaii’s new health care program.

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Our Members
at Work

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We’ve gathered photos from our affiliates across District 2 – a display of our members on the job and on the picket lines from 2014. Click here for more pictures. (Requires PowerPoint Viewer )

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IATSE District 2 Convention 2016

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73rd Annual IATSE D-2 Convention
San Diego, CA
Aug. 5-7, 2016

Spread the Word for Women’s Health

The IATSE Women’s Committee is working with the Coalition of Labor Union Women and HealthyWomen on a campaign called “Spread the Word” to disperse helpful health information to women.
 
Share the Heart Health flyer and learn more about how you can help at GoSpreadTheWord.com .

Injured or Sick and Need Help with the Bills?

Behind the Scenes is a charity that provides financial assistance in times of extreme need to people working in the entertainment industry. Many IATSE members have benefited over the years from this grant program.
 
If you are injured or sick and need assistance paying the rent or paying down your bills until you can get back to work, click here to find out more about this valuable organization. Cases are reviewed quickly and confidentially.
 
Feeling generous? Click here to donate .

2014 IATSE District 2 Membership Booklet

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