On this week’s episode, Meg reports on a rally in Midtown Manhattan against Alden Golden Capital, the owner of Digital First Media properties such as The Denver Post. Journalists from all over the country traveled to the Lipstick Building on East 53rd Street to air their grievances against the hedge fund, mainly focused on censorship and dramatic cutbacks. Then Pete is joined by CJR colleagues Jon Allsop and Alexandria Neason to unpack two of this week’s biggest stories.
- A unified front against Alden Global Capital makes its way to New York, by Meg Dalton, CJR
- Michael Avenatti’s Rules for Radicals by Jack Shafer, Politico
- I’m not black, I’m Kanye by Ta-Nehisi Coates, The Atlantic