• Labor Policy

    by  • November 2, 2016

    Download the MALC Labor Policy paper PDF version (528 KB).


    The Massachusetts Artists Leaders Coalition (MALC) is dedicated to empowering artists of all disciplines and promoting the arts, culture, and the creative economy throughout the Commonwealth. We work to ensure artists of all disciplines have a meaningful place at policymaking tables at all levels...

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    A joint letter from Boston art museum directors

    by  • February 25, 2017

    The following joint letter was posted Feb. 24, 2016, to friends and supporters of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, the MIT List Visual Arts Center, the Institute of Contemporary Art, the Harvard Art Museums, and the Museum of Fine Arts. Please forward to your friends and networks:

    As directors of Boston’s art museums, we serve...

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    SAG-AFTRA Statement on the Rights of a Free and Unencumbered Press

    by  • February 23, 2017

    Released Feb 20, 2017

    SAG-AFTRA, the entertainment industry labor union representing more than 160,000 actors, broadcasters and recording artists, today released the following Statement on the Rights of a Free and Unencumbered Press:

    “As a union whose membership includes broadcast and online journalists, SAG-AFTRA champions the rights of a free press, whose primary role is to...

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    URGENT-contact your State Senator & Representative to Co-Sponsor the Following Bills

    by  • February 2, 2017


    Please contact your State Senator and Representative to Co-Sponsor the below bills (both the House versions (HD) and the Senate versions (SD)).  They must do so by Tomorrow- February 3rd.

    How to find who your State Senator and Representative are: http://www.wheredoivotema.com/bal/myelectioninfo.aspx


    Arts & Culture Bills MALC is involved with:

    *HD176 An Act relative to the Creative economy  filed...

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    Two Important Federal Deadlines Approaching on Jan. 31

    by  • January 28, 2017

    Don’t Wait! Two important federal deadlines are almost here! Act today!

    Protect your copyright!

    The Librarian of Congress needs to hear your opinion on what priorities the new Register of Copyright should have. Read our recent post on how to respond:

    …and why it is so important that you respond to the survey and spread the...

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