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Publisher Pulls Jonah Lehrer's "How We Decide" From Stores | Posted 05.01.2013 | Media

Two weeks after disgraced journalist Jonah Lehrer publically apologized for the “frailties” and “weaknesses” that lead to his firing from the ...

Journalism Foundation Defends Paying Plagiarist $20,000 To Speak

Michael Calderone | Posted 04.14.2013 | Media
Michael Calderone

Why would an organization promoting "journalistic excellence" pay $20,000 to a plagiarist to speak? I asked Knight Foundation president Alberto Ibargüen.

Disgraced Journalist Jonah Lehrer Talks About His Misdeeds; Wants to Earn Trust

Paul Raeburn | Posted 04.14.2013 | Media
Paul Raeburn

Standing beside a large screen displaying brutal comments on Twitter, the disgraced science writer Jonah Lehrer today delivered a talk that seemed to be aimed primarily at rehabilitating his writing career, rather than offering any insights on his journalistic misdeeds.

A Close Reading Of Jonah Lehrer's College Poem: 'I Am Lying And I Am A Liar'

Posted 09.08.2012 | College

Jonah Lehrer is not merely a former New Yorker writer who happened to be a plagiarist and fabricator (as well as a man about town!) He was also, in hi...

Wired Severs Ties With Disgraced Journalist

The Huffington Post | Peter Finocchiaro | Posted 09.01.2012 | Media

Jonah Lehrer's reputation took another big hit on Friday, when Wired ended its relationship with the writer for failing "to meet WIRED editorial stand...

Jonah Lehrer Keeps Magazine Job

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 08.15.2012 | Media

Jonah Lehrer will keep his job with Wired, the magazine told BuzzFeed on Wednesday. Wired will continue to publish Lehrer's work, even after he ad...

New Yorker Writer Fired Over Plagiarism Was Going To Give A College Lecture About Ethics

Posted 10.02.2012 | College

Jonah Lehrer's fabrications have already cost him his gig at The New Yorker and an unknown number of future book sales, and now they're cutting into h...

Journalist Who Took Down Jonah Lehrer Speaks Out

Reuters | Posted 10.02.2012 | Media

* Moynihan "baffled" by Lehrer's reckless behavior * Expects plagiarism scandals to recur By Christine Kearney ...

Writer Resigns From New Yorker Amidst New Scandal

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 07.30.2012 | Media

Jonah Lehrer resigned from the New Yorker on Monday, after admitting that he fabricated Bob Dylan quotes for his bestselling book "Imagine." On Mo...

New Yorker Writer Gets Into Trouble | Posted 08.19.2012 | Media

Last Tuesday, The New Yorker posted Jonah Lehrer's "Why Smart People Are Stupid." It begins this way: Here's a simple arithmetic question: A bat an...