The Fifth Column - Analysis, Commentary, Sedition


227 w/ Ben Smith - "Sign O’ The Times, Memo to Kendi"

Guest: Ben Smith, Media Columnist @ The New York Times

  • From BuzzFeed to The NYT
  • When Your Bosses are Kinda THE Story
  • Why We Can't Stop Talking About The Times
  • Newsroom Cultural
  • White Privilege and Employee Orientation
  • Resignations*
  • Caliphate vs. 1619
  • "My Notebook Remains Open"
  • Losing the Newsroom
  • You Will Sign This Letter
  • Vanilla Mandella
  • Biggie Smalls
  • When Van Met Ibram X
  • Simple, Elegant, Almost Certainly Wrong
  • Things Get Worse for Cuomo

Recorded March 2nd, 2021

Published March 4th, 2021

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