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Media coverage of Abramson's "dismissal"
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Jill Abramson and the mainstreaming of feminism in American media

By Rebecca Rosen
(May 15, 2014 | The Atlantic) - In the course of the past 24 hours, since learning of the firing of New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson, there have been many, many things that left me shaking my head. Read more

NYT article headline: Times ousts Jill Abramson as executive editor, elevating Dean Baquet

By David Carr and Ravi Somaiya
(May 14, 2014 | The New York Times) - The New York Times dismissed Jill Abramson as executive editor on Wednesday, replacing her with Dean Baquet, the managing editor, in an abrupt change of leadership. Read more

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Woman at the top of the masthead (Slate.Com | May 15, 2014)

Jill Abramson and the 'Narrow Band' of acceptable female behavior (The Atlantic | May 14, 2014)

Why Jill Abramson was fired (New Yorker, May 14, 2014)

Jill Abramson ousted from New York Times (Politico, May 14, 2014)

Jill Abramson forced out as New York Times executive editor (The Guardian, May 14, 2014)


Updated on May 22, 2014 (Compiled by Miglena Sternadori)