New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson is constantly dealing with critics – people who don’t like the stories written about them, or readers who disagree with a review or a particular article.
[credit provider=”AP Images” url=”http://www.apimages.com/OneUp.aspx?st=k&kw=antonin%20scalia&showact=results&sort=relevance&intv=None&sh=10&kwstyle=and&adte=1355247735&pagez=60&cfasstyle=AND&rids=523718d9e3aa4ff6bdc98a833797dcad&dbm=PY2012&page=1&xslt=1&mediatype=Photo”] It seems Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has a bit of a history when it comes to downplaying the rights of the media.Scalia set off a media firestorm earlier this month when he told Charlie Rose he abhors New York Times v. Sullivan, the Supreme Court […]
[credit provider=”CNN” url=”http://www.cnn.com/2012/07/19/us/scalia-morgan-interview/index.html”] The Constitution’s framers never intended to give journalists the right to libel public figures, and the Supreme Court really screwed up when it did so, according to Justice Antonin Scalia.”One of the evolutionary provisions that I abhor is New York Times v. Sullivan,” Scalia said in an […]
[credit provider=””>AP”] Two bungled investigations into sex scandals have put the BBC into crisis mode, with top boss George Entwistle forced to retire last weekend.It’s been a huge deal in the UK, and many have been wondering if the scandal could come across the sea and bite incoming New York Times […]
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The New York Times just added venture capitalists Brian McAndrews, the former Microsoft exec, and Joi Ito, also of MIT’s Media Lab, to its board.
The New York Times Company continues to shrink, selling off one asset after another in an attempt to delay the inevitable–a significant restructuring of its flagship newspaper.The company’s digital business is thriving–it’s one of the best news sites in the world–but the digital business cannot carry the weight of NYTCO’s […]
The New York Times and its journalist union, the Newspaper Guild of New York, have yet to reach an agreement on a new contract.
[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:NYTimesByLuigiNovi1.jpg”] The New York Times Company reported its Q4 earnings today, and they lost $39.7 million in 2011, or 27 cents a share, after making $107.7 million in 2010.Q4 profit is down 12.2% y/y thanks to the continuing decline of print advertising and a 67.4% decline in […]
[credit provider=”www.nytco.com” url=”http://www.nytco.com/company/board_of_directors/Michael_Golden.html”] Arthur Sulzberger, Jr., publisher of The New York Times, is no stranger to nepotism — he did succeed his father, after all.Now, per Jim Romenesko, there’s word that he might name his cousin Michael Golden, current vice chairman of the New York Times Company, CEO.
[credit provider=”via Common American Journal” url=”http://commonamericanjournal.com/?p=5150″] NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Times Co. says it will sell its Regional Media Group to Halifax Media Holdings LLC for $143 million.The division being sold runs 16 small, regional newspapers including The Press Democrat in Santa Rosa, Calif.; the News Chief […]
Yesterday, the news leaked that the New York Times Company was looking to sell off its regional media group to Halifax Media Holdings.