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Thousands of Disney Employees to Be Fired THIS WEEK, According to Bob Iger’s Memo

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Devastating news has been revealed in a memo from Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Iger. Since his infamous quarterly earning call earlier this year, anticipation has been building for  Bob Iger’s firing spree. The Chief Executive Officer announced on that call that 7,000 employees would be terminated in the months to follow. Recent news has clarified that that spree will ...

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Cast Members React to Pay Raise Ahead of Union Vote

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Disney has been at odds with the Service Trades Council Union since October. Each group was locked in a fierce battle where neither was willing to give any ground. The Union wanted Disney to bump Cast Member pay to $20/hr. Disney felt its offer of $15/hr with a $1/hr annual raise was more than generous. It looked as if a ...

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Fired Exec Threatens “Serious Legal Consequences” For Disney

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Amid massive layoffs and restructuring, Disney is cleaning house. Heads have been rolling at the Walt Disney Company since November with the sudden (and not entirely unwelcome) firing of former CEO Bob Chapek. No one knows who will be next on the chopping block as Disney looks to trim the fat. Related: Heads Continue to Roll at Disney One recently ...

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Disney Moves to Gender-Neutral Costumes, Uniforms in Parks Beginning April 1

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Beginning April 1, Disney is implementing the use of gender-neutral costumes and uniforms for Cast Members beginning next month at one Disney Parks Resort, leaving open the possibility that the new “Disney Look” trend could be implemented at other parks as well. RELATED: Disney World Offers Guests a Brand-New (and Cheaper) Ticket Option The poet John Lydgate once said, “you ...

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Disney World President Weighs in on Cast Members’ Win in Union Wage Battle

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On Thursday evening, Disney World’s President weighed in on the news that Disney and the unions representing thousands of Cast Members who work at the Central Florida parks had finally come to an agreement about minimum wages and retroactive pay. RELATED: Here’s Hoping These “Useless” Disney Cast Members Are the First To Go Early on Thursday, union leaders and Disney ...

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Limited Time Art Show Offers Theme Park Collector Pieces

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A one-day-only event to feature art from prominent Disney creators will fundraise for an important cause this weekend. RELATED: VIDEO: The Lost Walt Disney Footage Rediscovered at Rare Auction “The Themed Park Entertainment Pop-Up Show” will include pieces from notable artists such as Andy Sklar of Walt Disney Imagineering and Universal Creative, as well as fine artist Gwendolyn Ballantyne. Sklar, a ...

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Disney World Cast Members Win Big Following Stalled, Failed Negotiations

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The union representing thousands of Disney World Cast Members announced a big win for full-time and part-time Cast Members at the Central Florida parks during a press conference on Thursday afternoon. Just after 5:00 p.m. local time, during an “abruptly scheduled” press conference on Thursday afternoon at the Wyndham Orlando Resort and Conference Center, following negotiations that took place between ...

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“Important Announcement” Coming for Disney World Cast Members

Unions representing thousands of Disney World Cast Members say an important announcement will be made on Thursday afternoon at 5:00 p.m. local time. According to MyNews13, Unite Here Local 362, the union representing thousands of Cast Members who work at the Walt Disney World Resort, has teased an “abruptly scheduled” press conference at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday afternoon. Union representatives ...

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