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Disneyland's Characters and Parade Performers Successfully Unionize

Posted on AllSides May 19th, 2024
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Unionization was in full force throughout the entertainment industry in 2023, particularly over at Disney. VFX artists across several in-house teams—including those for the MCU and the Avatar franchise—successfully unionized, a trend that’s now continuing in the corporation’s theme park business. On late Saturday night, an election wrapped for Disneyland resort actors to be represented by the Actors’ Equity Association. Out of the 1,700 employees voting, Equity needed half to be successful, but in what was called a “landslide victory,” the threshold was exceeded with 79% of voters in favor...

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