Many have asked me in the last months, “Why did you leave The Seattle Times?” This piece for Pressland is my answer. A lot of blood, sweat, and tears went into this one.
But, this isn’t just my story. I spoke with several millennial journalists about their experiences in traditional newspaper environments. What I found was a lot of unhappiness, unfair treatment and frustration—especially among young POC and women journalists—that doesn’t bode well for the future of newspapers.
Read the full article here.