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Making Sense of Digital Unions


Digital journalists at Al Jazeera America are the latest to move toward unionization. In the past few months, writers at  Gawker, Salon, Vice Media have all organized.

Because digital journalism is so new, there’s no real financial foundation and so the way they’re being paid is all over the map.

We talk with The Poynter Institute’s Kelly McBride about the new frontier for digital journalists’ pay and benefits.