Mick Dumke leaves the Chicago Reader for the Chicago News Cooperative
Tag: Alison True
Conroy on Burge
The reporter who’s spent 20 years investigating the police torture kingpin on why the perjury verdict surprised even him.
An Encouraging Word for Tony Journalism
Beware — dumbed down journalism isn’t cheap.
True, Not True
Mediabistro misreports the firing of Reader editor Alison True.
Alison Draper on Alison True
Alison Draper on why she fired Alison True as editor of the Chicago Reader
Alison True Fired as Reader Editor
Alison True is fired as the editor of the Reader
Writing About Rape
In the bizarre case of convicted rapist Alan Wyman there are endless angles, most of them likely to offend somebody.
Will the Creative Loafing Managers Line Up?
The present owners of Creative Loafing Inc. don’t think they can win an outright bidding war for control of the company. So CEO Ben Eason and his allies hope the bankruptcy judge in Tampa—who’s held the fate of the company in her hands since CLI filed to reorganize under Chapter 11 last September—will choose the […]
A little TLC
Reporting the Reader’s layoffs, the New York Times’s David Carr offers a good word for John Conroy and investigative journalism. Lee Sandlin adds one for Reader editor Alison True.
Through muscle, into bone
The Reader lays off Conroy, Marlan, Henderson, and Bogira
The Reader has new owners
Chicago Reader and its sister Washington City Paper sold to Creative Loafing.
Two Reasons to Ignore Bob Dole/Water Sports/Schmitsville
I’m good for rock ‘n’ roll!