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11 December 2019

Too many reviewers are focusing on an actor’s race rather than their performance

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11 December 2019

Advances in technology and the proliferation of streaming platforms offer employment opportunities, but there are many challenges. Equity is working with its sister unions worldwide to make sure you are protected

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27 September 2019

Equity members make a huge contribution to the success story that is the UK creative sector. We want that recognised by the TUC, our sister unions and the political parties

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11 September 2019

It’s time the people who make their living out of performers let us know whether we have a job or not

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01 July 2019

There are lots of ways to support Equity, but voting is a key part of being a member of a union

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13 June 2019

If HMRC’s suggested guidelines for our sector are adopted it will have catastrophic consequences for all our members and the entertainment industry as a whole. This is a fight we cannot afford to lose

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22 February 2019

Getting support is key as we all find it difficult to show a confident and capable face to the world

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22 February 2019

Brexit is casting a shadow over the UK, but it will not stop us celebrating Equity's 90th anniversary year. Please join your fellow members in demonstrating your solidarity with the union as we confront the challenges ahead

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28 November 2018

On 26 November Equity Councillor Jackie Clune spoke at the launch of the Performers' Alliance APPG inquiry into the decline of social mobility in the creative industry

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24 October 2018

Powerful men keep power for themselves and are not interested in the social justice of gender equality

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21 January 2020

Statement by the General Secretary

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16 January 2020

Storyteller Richard O’Neill comes from a traditional, nomadic Romani Gypsy family. He believes his community should be better represented in TV, film and theatre

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27 December 2019

Equity is proud to announce that the union's President has been awarded an OBE for services to the entertainment industry

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