EHRP Established Fund for Fired Daily News Reporters
We have established a fund of up to $10,000 that will enable reporters just laid off by The New York Daily News to write substantial stories about economic inequality.
This is in response to the 50 percent layoffs of editorial staff. Apply: https://t.co/2nNItM9U5s pic.twitter.com/tujNBr7wyp
— EHRP (@econhardship) July 24, 2018
On Monday, half of the New York Daily News’ editorial staff was laid-off by its management, Chicago-based Tronc. Now the NY Post reports that while 45 journalists lost their jobs, a total of 93 employees were terminated company-wide.
The Economic Hardship Project has announced a $10,000 fund for laid-off News reporters.