Jill Abramson

Pro-Israel Group and Men’s Rights Activist Jump on Jill Abramson Story

Some unlikely outside groups are starting to jump on the buzz-worthiness of the New York Times’ firing of Jill Abramson as a way to push their agendas.

Watch Now: Jill Abramson Gives the Commencement Speech at Wake Forest

Following her surprising, controversial firing as editor of The New York Times, Jill Abramson is giving a previously scheduled commencement speech at Wake Forest University today. Watch live below.

Jill Abramson Out at The New York Times

In a move so surprising that even her own newspaper is describing it as “unexpected,” Jill Abramson has stepped down as executive editor of The New York Times after less than three years in the position, the Times announced

New York Times Plans Website Redesign For Jan. 8

The New York Times website redesign now has an official launch date: Jan. 8. A “very small percentage” of Times readers will be getting an early preview of the new site starting today, a spokesperson for the Times said.

New York Times Planning to Reassess Sunday Magazine

It’s been over a month since Hugo Lindgren confirmed his departure as editor of the New York Times Magazine, but don’t expect a successor to be named anytime soon.

New York Times Moves Forward on Low-Priced Product

The New York Times is starting to make good on its promise to develop a low-priced news product.

Forbes 100 Most Powerful Women Includes Tech, Media Titans

Forbes’ most estrogen-heavy annual list, The World's 100 Most Powerful Women, is a who’s who of politicians, celebrities, and CEOs. While this year’s Top 5 was heavy on politics (German chancellor Angela Merkel was No. 1) and philanthropy (Melinda Gates at No.

New York Times Offers Newsroom Buyouts

The New York Times is attempting to save costs by implementing another round of newsroom staff cuts. According to a memo sent by executive editor Jill Abramson this morning, the newspaper is looking for 30 buyouts among newsroom staff.

Forbes Names Most Powerful Women in Media

Forbes has released its World’s 100 Most Powerful Women ranking, and once again, it includes a host of bigwigs in media—14 in all—spanning the TV, digital and print spheres.

Media Buyers Don’t Know Jack About Jill

Jill Abramson’s appointment as executive editor of The New York Times last week had journalistic circles in a tizzy.