WGAW Looks To Halt Reality 'Sweatshop'

Hiestand, Jesse; Wallenstein, Andrew
June 2005
Back Stage West;6/23/2005, Vol. 12 Issue 26, p7
Reports on a campaign launched by the Writers Guild of America West (WGAW) to organize reality television writers, producers and editors in the U.S. on June 20, 2005 to pursue a better contract. Views of WGAW president Daniel Petrie Jr. on the campaign; Accountability of television and cable networks for the failure to recognize reality television; Criticism of a reality producer on the strategy of WGAW to represent producers and editors.


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