Sarah Jeong: NY days appears by ‘racist tweets’ reporter

Sarah Jeong: NY days appears by ‘racist tweets’ reporter

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The brand new York circumstances has defended a member that is new of editorial board who penned inflammatory tweets about white individuals.

The newsprint’s statement it was employing Sarah Jeong came across an outpouring of online criticism after her old posts were unearthed.

In a declaration, the occasions stated that Ms Jeong regrets her remarks and she was giving an answer to online abuse.

The occasions in 2010 fired a writer that is new old tweets that caused offense emerged.

Quinn Norton was let it go just hours following the magazine announced her hire in February.

Ms Norton had retweeted a slur about African-Americans, had published remarks that are homophobic stated she had befriended neo-Nazis.

Ms Jeong published in a single tweet from July 2014: “Oh man it’s sort of unwell exactly exactly how much joy we escape being cruel to old white guys.”

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