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The 2020 Journalism Crisis: a year in review

Le Dec 17, 2020
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<p>2020 was a banner year for news. While the year in journalism yielded intrepid political reporting amid a contentious election year, vital public health information amid a pandemic, and exacting historical analysis amid historic protests, publications across the country cut back: ...

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The 2020 Journalism Crisis: a year in review

The 2020 Journalism Crisis: a year in review

<p>2020 was a banner year for news. While the year in journalism yielded intrepid political reporting amid a contentious election year, vital public health information amid a pandemic, and ...

News Media Outlets Have Been Ravaged by the Pandemic

News Media Outlets Have Been Ravaged by the Pandemic

Roughly 28,000 workers at news companies nationwide have been laid off, furloughed or had their pay reduced. Some publications that rely on ads have shut down.

The coronavirus outbreak has triggered unprecedented mass layoffs and furloughs. Here are the major companies that have announced they are downsizing their workforces.

The coronavirus outbreak has triggered unprecedented mass layoffs and furloughs. Here are the major companies that have announced they are downsizing their workforces.

WarnerMedia, Exxon, Regal movie theaters, and multiple airlines are the most recent to cut thousands of jobs amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Here are the newsroom layoffs, furloughs and closures caused by the coronavirus

Here are the newsroom layoffs, furloughs and closures caused by the coronavirus

An updated list of furloughs, layoffs and pay cuts in the news industry due to the economic downturn caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

KQED Announces Layoffs, Blames Coronavirus Pandemic for Budget Shortfall

KQED Announces Layoffs, Blames Coronavirus Pandemic for Budget Shortfall

KQED announced a round of layoffs on Monday, the first major cut to staff since the global financial crisis of 2009.

Hundreds of journalists are being laid off, right when the public needs them the most

Hundreds of journalists are being laid off, right when the public needs them the most

2020 was supposed to be a banner year for digital media. BuzzFeed, Group Nine, and Vice each indicated that this year they would be profitable, a long-elusive goal for an industry bedeviled ...

Media jobs plummet at Vox, Vice, and Buzzfeed in the midst of Coronavirus

Media jobs plummet at Vox, Vice, and Buzzfeed in the midst of Coronavirus

Media jobs are infamously precarious, with seeming seasons of&nbsp;unexpected rounds of layoffs and company &ldquo;restructuring.&rdquo; Last December, Maya Kosoff reported on &ldquo;The ...

How COVID-19 Is Impacting the Market for Data Jobs

How COVID-19 Is Impacting the Market for Data Jobs

The United States has shed nearly 10 million jobs in the past two weeks due to the COVID-19 shutdown, and there are some data science, data engineering,

Coronavirus Layoffs: Airbnb Sheds 1,900 Employees Amid Pandemic

Coronavirus Layoffs: Airbnb Sheds 1,900 Employees Amid Pandemic

The national crisis, spurred by the spread of coronavirus, has impacted nearly every industry.

Nearly 40% of Contractors Have Laid Off Workers, AGC Survey Says

Nearly 40% of Contractors Have Laid Off Workers, AGC Survey Says

An April 10 survey from AGC revealed that 53% of firms report they have been directed to cancel current projects or work scheduled to start within 30 days.

How a Strong Union Can Stanch the Bleeding in a Digital Media Bloodbath

How a Strong Union Can Stanch the Bleeding in a Digital Media Bloodbath

One sunny Friday in early February, an HR person at the corporate “youth media” behemoth I had been working for since 2014 called me up and unceremoniously informed me I had been terminated.

Official jobless figures will miss the economic pain of the pandemic

Official jobless figures will miss the economic pain of the pandemic

Gallup data suggest that as many as 40 million of those laid off or facing reduced hours will not be officially considered unemployed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) because they ...

Financial fallout from COVID-19: 38 hospitals laying off workers

Financial fallout from COVID-19: 38 hospitals laying off workers

The financial challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic have forced hundreds of hospitals across the nation to furlough, lay off or reduce pay for workers, and others have had to scale ...