WNYC laid off 14 people, including the editor-in-chief of the news site Gothamist. The layoffs made up 4% of staff.
Buzzfeed begins advertising for new editor-in-chief, senior trends reporter and deputy audience editor following departure of editor Jess Brammar and newsdesk staff. More about their intentions here:
"My emotions are all over the place. Scared, sad, petrified, worried" As London Mayor Sadiq Khan says Covid is "out of control" in the capital, our medical editor Fergus Walsh visits University College Hospital to see how staff are coping
Devastating pics of journalists at Index - the last major independent news site in Hungary - who resigned en masse today after firing of editor in chief on Weds. More than 70 of around 90 editorial staff have tendered their resignation
NOTE: No present WikiLeaks staff, including our editor, have medical, psychological or drug conditions which could lead to sudden death.
We will release a statement tomorrow about Assange. Our editor is safe and still in full command despite reduced communications with staff.
An ominous tweet early this morning from the departing New York Daily News editor amid rumored massive staff cuts. His Twitter bio now reads, “Just a guy sitting at home watching journalism being choked into extinction.”