New York tabloid axes half of its staff

New York tabloid axes half of its staff

Image copyright Getty Images The New York Daily News, one of the city’s two tabloid papers, is halving its editorial staff, the latest sign of trouble in the local news business. The cuts will leave the newsroom with about 40 people, according to former employees. They come less than a year after the paper was…

Can Starbucks end staff racism in a day?

Can Starbucks end staff racism in a day?

The coffee chain is giving all its US staff „unconscious bias” training after protests against the treatment of black customers at some of its stores. But how do such courses identify biases, and then try to change behaviour? We went to a training session for charity workers held in Richmond, Virginia, to find out. Video…

Trump’s staff ghostwrites some of his tweets and inserts grammatical errors to make them seem authentic

Trump’s staff ghostwrites some of his tweets and inserts grammatical errors to make them seem authentic

West Wing staffers intentionally insert grammatical errors into messages they draft for President Donald Trump’s Twitter account, seeking to mimic the president’s unconventional style, the Boston Globe reported. Some staffers reportedly even enjoy the criticism the White House receives over @realDonaldTrump’s language and syntax and believe his online voice emphasizes his rejection of the elite,…