Videos: The value of protecting local journalism

Hear from Buffalo Newspaper Guild members, in their own words, about what’s at stake as the Guild fights for a fair contract.

Sean Kirst is a national award-winning columnist with The Buffalo News, and he explains why local journalism matters.


Vic Carucci is a longtime sports reporter who is an NFL insider and covers the Buffalo Bills. He discusses his path in journalism and, as a member of the Guild, he explains why the work of the News and members of the Guild matter.

To learn more about the Guild, and to find out more about our fight for a fair contract, please visit our website: