October 2012 Archive

File photo of BBC Director General Thompson posing for media on a visit to Media City in Salford

Mark Thompson In Spotlight At New York Times Over Savile Scandal

By Adam Gabbatt: The incoming chief executive of the New York Times is facing new questions over what he knew about the Jimmy Savile paedophile scandal when he was director general of the BBC, amid apparent inconsistencies in his public statements.

No one is illegal

Dropping the “I” Word

By Erik Lorenszonn: The “i-word” could stay entrenched in our national vocabulary for some time to come, if the Associated Press and The New York Times ...

NYT Building

Next Up For New York Times Union Members: Informational Hand-Billing

By Jim Romenesko: Monday’s “labor action” at the New York Times involved union members posing for a photo that they’ll give to incoming CEO Mark Thompson. On Wednesday, Times staffers ...