NYT Staffer Pleads With Newsroom: ‘We’re Not F**king Part Of The Resistance’

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NYT STAFFER PLEADS WITH NEWSROOM: ‘WE’RE NOT F**KING PART OF THE RESISTANCE’

 

“We have to remember we are not advocates for the left.”

 

The New York Times takes a lot of heat from the right for just existing.

 

But this week things turned majorly introspective at a newsroom meeting in which a staffer told his coworkers that they all need to remember that they’re not part of the left-wing movement.

 

That they even needed a reminder on this matter speaks volumes.

 

The meeting came after Manhattan’s paper of record caught hell when editors ran — and then changed — a headline that put President Trump in a favorable light. The headline changed after the Twitterverse descended on theNYT like an angry swarm of bees.




 

“Trump Urges Unity Vs. Racism,” last Monday’s headline read after Trump delivered a speech denouncing white supremacy after the recent spate of mass shootings in Dayton and El Paso killed 30 people.

 

Lefty Joan Walsh, a CNN contributor and longtime editor at The Nation, dramatically dropped her subscription. If you lose Joan Walsh you know you’re in trouble (eye roll).

 

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