As Publishers Field Controversies, Advertisers Reevaluate Spending Opportunities

This inner turmoil could lead to a shift in brands' willingness to advertise

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Key insight:

Several news organizations have had a change in leadership after internal unrest that has ranged from staff inequality to unequal pay to story selection.

This story first appeared in the June 22, 2020, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.
@SaraJerde Sara Jerde is publishing editor at Adweek, where she covers traditional and digital publishers’ business models. She also oversees political coverage ahead of the 2020 election.