Libération has no means to pay their journalists
Europe

Libération has no means to pay their journalists

Jara Bravo.- French newspaper Libération, which, due to the recession, is losing 100 thousand euros per month and has a debt of 6.4 million Euros, has no funds to pay its journalists’ salaries this upcoming March. Furthermore, last Thursday the journal’s director, Nicolas Demorand, left his position because of the confrontations between actionists and editors, provoked … Continua llegint

‘Libération’ director Nicolas Demorand resigns
Europe

‘Libération’ director Nicolas Demorand resigns

Georgina Boixereu.- Nicolas Demorand, head of the known French newspaper “Libération” since 2011, has left his workplace due to the internal crisis the journal is living, which has created a confrontation between editors and actionists. This troublesome situation was initiated as a result of the actionists’ initiative to reconvert the gazette into a social network, and … Continua llegint

The Libération journalists protest against the newspaper’s transformation into a social network
Europe / International

The Libération journalists protest against the newspaper’s transformation into a social network

Jara Bravo.- Journalists of the French newspaper Libération, founded on 1973 by philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre, have aired their opposition towards the project of converting the journal in a social network. “We are a newspaper, not a restaurant, not a social webpage, no a cultural space, not a television study, not a bar, not a business incubator”, … Continua llegint