LAT Staff Writes Its Own Stirring Memo — Telling Tribune To Back Off

dean.jpgVia L.A. Observed:

Hundreds of staffers have signed a petition supporting LAT editor Dean Baquet and publisher Jeff Johnson — whom staffers fear might lose their jobs after publicly commenting against cutbacks.

The letter will be sent to Tribune before a Thursday board meeting.

“We’re somewhere between much ado about nothing and freaking out,” LAT legend Jim Newton told E&P. “People are looking toward this meeting in Chicago with some apprehension.”

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