UPDATE: More then 5,000 people from all over the world have joined a petition drive asking AP CEO Tom Curley to bargain fairly with Associated Press workers. Many of the signers have written saying they’re appreciative of AP’s strong reporting from Egypt this year and Haiti last year, while others have praised AP’s state government reporting. The signers include reporters from other news organization, journalism professors, and former AP employees.
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