Vox Employees Walk Out For the Day to Demand Union Contract Deal

June 6, 2019, 3:41 PM

Vox Media staffers are staging a one-day walkout on June 6 to pressure the online-media company to sign a union contract.

Hundreds of employees are participating in the action, according to the Writers Guild of America East, which represents the workers. They aren’t writing or editing stories, and no new articles have gone up on Vox.com.

Vox Media didn’t immediately respond to a request for comment.

Mike Prada, a union member and editor at Vox Media’s SBNation, said on Twitter the site won’t be providing coverage of Game 3 of the NBA finals on Thursday without “a fair contract.”

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