Writers are facing the most comprehensive assault on compensation and working conditions that they have seen in a generation. The studios have taken advantage of the transition to streaming to underpay entertainment industry workers, including writers in every area of work. Like too many working people across our economy, as corporate profits grow, writers are just not keeping up.
Just like our contract fights and push to #StopTheMerger, these large corporations are prioritizing their own greed over the livelihoods of the people who are doing the work.
UFCW 770 Stands with the 11,500 WGA members who write and produce the TV and films that entertain us and the world!