Village Voice Chief Tony Ortega: Robbins Did Not 'Quit in Protest'
Back in the day, a protest at the Village Voice was a matter of newsroom shouting matches and picket signs. These days it's a little more nuanced. Is Tom Robbins leaving the Voice in "protest" as has been widely reported? Well... Voice editor in chief Tony Ortega insists that initial reports that Tom Robbins' quit The Village Voice "in protest" of colleague Wayne Barrett's firing—like a New ...
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Tom Robbins On Why He Quit the Voice, And Journalism's Plight
AP Yesterday was a sad day for the once-illustrious Village Voice, which lost two of its legendary muckraking reporters , Wayne Barrett and Tom Robbins. Barrett, who has been with the paper since the Koch administration, says he was let go for budgetary reasons; he'll move on to become a fellow at The Nation Institute, a liberal nonprofit media group. And this morning Robbins, a dogged and ...
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Jason Alexander to Guest Star on Upcoming TNT Series "Franklin & Bash"
Stage and screen star Jason Alexander will make a guest appearance on the upcoming TNT series "Franklin & Bash," which will begin airing this summer, according to tvguide.com.
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