Breaking down the controversial resignation of New York Times opinion writer Bari Weiss
Normally, an opinion editor/writer resigning from The New York Times would be newsworthy mostly in just media circles. The fact that it was controversial writer Bari Weiss who stepped away on Tuesday made the news more notable.
It became a blockbuster story once her resignation letter became public. In a scathing criticism of the Times, Weiss laid out both personal and professional grievances that questioned the integrity and politics of the Times and became the latest saga to rock the Times’ Opinion section.
There’s a lot to break down here,...