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Friday December 7, 2018

Source: Variety

John Oliver, David Simon, HBO Writers Pressure Vice to Make Deal With Writers Guild

John Oliver, David Simon, Eric Overmyer, Tom Fontana, and Warren Leight are among the 78 writers of HBO shows who have signed a petition urging Vice Media to pen a contract with the Writers Guild of America East. “As Writers Guild members, we have protections under a collective bargaining agreement,” the petition reads. “Our fellow union members at Vice Media deserve no less.”

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