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Tom Robinson, songwriter and broadcaster

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Music Students Experience Bullying and Discrimination in Higher Education Finds the Musicians’ Union, Equity and the ISM

Joint research by the Musicians’ Union (MU), Equity and the ISM reveal one in two music, dance and drama students are at risk from bullying and discrimination, including sexual harassment.

ISM and Musicians' Union Launch Music Sector's Code of Practice

The Incorporated Society of Musicians (ISM) and the Musicians’ Union (MU), which jointly represent the interests of the UK’s professional musicians, have launched a set of principles to ‘tackle and prevent bullying, harassment and discrimination in the music sector.’

Musicians' Union Takes Part in Mental Health Event in Parliament

The Performers' Alliance APPG, made up of the Musicians' Union, Equity and the Writers' Guild, held an event in parliament on Tuesday to discuss mental health issues and how they affect performers in the entertainment sector.

Musicians’ Union expresses disappointment at MEPs' decision to reject the Copyright Directive

The fight goes on to ensure fair payments for use of musicians’ and creators’ work online.

Events

Open Meeting on Sexual Harassment in the Music Industry

15 August

The Musicians’ Union (MU) is opening a discussion on whether anything has changed in the recent months following the #MeToo movement – with the aim of understanding how the MU can offer further support and be a catalyst for change.

Brighton

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Musicians' Union Takes Part in Mental Health Event in Parliament

The Performers' Alliance APPG, made up of the Musicians' Union, Equity and the Writers' Guild, held an event in parliament on Tuesday to discuss mental health issues and how they affect performers in the entertainment sector.

Horace Trubridge: A Fair Share Of The Digital Pie

The Musicians’ Union (MU) aims to ensure that musicians receive a fairer share from the digital exploitation of their talent. MU General Secretary Horace Trubridge looks at the issues and how the MU is fighting for its members.