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After Being Fired, Jill Abramson Has Some Candid Advice For Young Women

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 07.16.2014 | Women

Jill Abramson's very public ousting from the New York Times set off a fevered discussion about the way powerful women are treated in the workplace and...

Jill Abramson's Dramatic New Comments About Firing

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 07.16.2014 | Media

Jill Abramson opened up about her firing from the New York Times in a new interview with Cosmopolitan magazine that was posted on Tuesday. In the i...

Jill Abramson Giving First Post-Firing Interview To Katie Couric

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 07.15.2014 | Media

Jill Abramson, the former executive editor of the New York Times, is sitting down with two of television's leading female news anchors in her first se...

This Is How We Talk About Female Leaders (Hint: It's Not Pretty)

The Huffington Post | Alissa Scheller & Catherine Pearson | Posted 06.02.2014 | Women

In the scramble to pinpoint the reason for Jill Abramson's unceremonious ouster from The New York Times earlier this month, pundits floated countless ...

Jill Abramson, Editor Fired From The New York Times, Was a Hawk in the Land of Penguins

BJ Gallagher | Posted 07.21.2014 | Women
BJ Gallagher

When I learned of Jill Abramson's recent firing from The New York Times, it felt like my own story all over again. Jill went through the same thing at The New York Times that I had gone through at the LA Times. Where I had been a Peacock in the Land of Penguins, Jill was a Hawk in the Land of Penguins.

Bill & Willie Geist On Jill Abramson Departure: ‘There's A Gender Aspect'

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 05.21.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Bill Geist has seen plenty of media happenings over the span of his 30-plus years in journalism. In the wake of New York Times' Executive Editor Jill ...

The Jill Abramson Case

Julia E. Sweig | Posted 07.21.2014 | Media
Julia E. Sweig

Abramson was the first woman to lead the New York Times. Like many men in leadership positions, her management style has been described as brusque, autocratic, mercurial

'Act Like a Woman, Think Like a Man' is A**-Backwards -- Just Ask the New York Times

Lynda Bekore | Posted 07.19.2014 | Women
Lynda Bekore

Female executives are generally acknowledged to be victims of the "double bind"; if they act too feminine, then they're not taken seriously, but if they act too masculine, then they're universally hated by both the men and women who work under them.

All the News That's Fit to Print -- Unless, of Course, You Are Too Bossy

Rachel Braun Scherl | Posted 07.19.2014 | Media
Rachel Braun Scherl

Does anyone really know what happened between Arthur Sulzberger and Jill Abramson at the New York Times? I have read every article I could find over...

Al Roker Had 'No Idea' Who Jill Abramson Was

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | Posted 05.16.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Prior to Jill Abramson's recent firing from The New York Times, Al Roker had never heard of the former executive editor. The longtime weather anch...

Rainbow Ceilings and Pink Pay Gaps

Pete Dorogoff | Posted 07.16.2014 | Gay Voices
Pete Dorogoff

I'm left to ponder if it's my big gay voice, or the way I dress, or the way I flail my hands during presentations that might put others off or deterred my ability to fit into the traditional executive mode.

After 9/11: The Stories We Tell and the Stories We Don't

David Bromwich | Posted 07.15.2014 | Politics
David Bromwich

Since 2003, we have been a country famous for not merely the occasional war, dedicated to the destruction of an enemy by air power (as in Vietnam) or by a proxy army on the ground (as in Nicaragua). We are also the world's innovator of preventive wars, "wars of choice" against selected target countries such as Iraq or Libya. Our leaders in both parties have consented to a state of things in which the fame of the United States is tested and must be proved by continuous engagement in multiple wars. And if not wars, then widely distributed black-ops killings, in faraway places where the United States is said to have vital interests. Those killings now come under the official description counter-terrorism, which is a way of saying: terrorism by the right people.

Amanda Terkel

Harry Reid: Jill Abramson's Firing Shows We Need Equal Pay Law

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.15.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) renewed his call for legislation that would protect women from pay discrimination Thursday, p...

Here's What Jill Abramson Is Up To Now

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 05.16.2014 | Media

Jill Abramson is hitting back... literally. Just one day after the former New York Times' executive editor was surprisingly ousted from the paper o...

Emma Gray

Jill Abramson's Ouster Reminds Us That Leaning In Isn't Enough

HuffingtonPost.com | Emma Gray | Posted 05.17.2014 | Women

Over the last few years, women have been told to “lean in” and “close the confidence gap” if they want to be become leaders in their respectiv...

A Sexist Explanation For Why The New York Times Just Fired Its Top Editor

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 05.15.2014 | Business

Media navel gazers were shocked Wednesday when the New York Times suddenly announced the ouster of Jill Abramson, the paper’s executive editor of tw...

Here's What You Don't Know About Jill Abramson

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 04.15.2014 | Media

New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson might love the newspaper a little more than we thought -- enough to get it permanently inked on her body...

NY Times Editor: Obama Crackdown Has Created 'Freeze' On Reporting

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 01.31.2014 | Media

New York Times editor Jill Abramson once again condemned the Obama administration's crackdown on leaks, saying that the government's treatment of Edwa...

NYT Editor Sounds Off On Turnover Concerns

Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

Executive editor Jill Abramson dismissed concerns about staff retention at The New York Times in a new interview with public editor Margaret Sullivan....

A Muckraker and a President Go to the Dark Side

Robert Miraldi | Posted 11.18.2013 | Politics
Robert Miraldi

The attempt to tackle the sexual legacy of John Kennedy was an unmitigated disaster for Sy Hersh, the low point of an otherwise illustrious career. Why would Hersh, the man obsessed with public policy, tackle this sordid tale in the way that he did?

Abramson Hits Politico Over 'Nutty' Piece

Poynter. | Posted 10.28.2013 | Media

In the keynote talk at the Journalism & Women Symposium’s Conference and Mentoring Project in Essex, Vt., Saturday, New York Times Executive Editor ...

NYT Editor Feels 'Isolated' At Paper: Report

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 10.23.2013 | Media

New York Times editor Jill Abramson feels "isolated" at the paper, and is struggling through a tense relationship with new CEO Mark Thompson, New York...

Jill Abramson Calls Out DOJ

Posted 06.03.2013 | Media

Jill Abramson spoke out on Sunday about the New York Times' decision to boycott Eric Holder's meeting with news organizations, saying that the newspap...

How I Wrote My Book Endtimes? Crisis and Turmoil at the New York Times, 1999-2009

Daniel R. Schwarz | Posted 07.07.2013 | Media
Daniel R. Schwarz

As a lifelong reader of the Times, I was interested in how the Times was evolving in the face of the rising influence of the Internet and the changing business model in which advertisers were taking less space if any in the print paper.

Michael Calderone

New York Times Rumored To Be Courting Atlantic's Editor

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 04.25.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -- New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson recently met with Atlantic Editor-in-Chief James Bennet and discussed the possibility of him...