The Independent

#MeToo Moment and Momentum: How Do We Make the Deeper Changes around Sex, Gender, Race and Power?

March 6, 2018

Description: Speakers: Dr. Nancy Matthews, Professor, Justice Studies and Women’s and Gender Studies Terrie Albano, Freelance journalist and NEIU alumna Dr. Vicki Byard, Professor, English Other Speakers from Unite Here, TBA

DNAinfo Shuts Down, neighborhoods go dark

Theresa Cherone, Writer

November 28, 2017

Founder and CEO of DNAinfo Joe Ricketts decided to shut down DNAinfo on Nov. 2, leaving many people jobless. Ricketts claimed DNAinfo wasn’t a profitable business, but the shutdown came suspiciously after DNAinfo and Gothamist formed a union.   This cannot be a coincidence. Ricketts didn’t want to pay union dues so he de...

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