LA Times fires 115 journalists in ‘HR zoom webinar’ following union protests
Young journalists of color ‘disproportionately affected’, with many Black, Asian American and Latino staffers laid off, Times guild says
It’s a union shop. In a union shop layoffs (as opposed to buyouts) work by seniority. So, the new layer of diversity hires gets hit hardest nby the layoffs. This is the fault of the union contract.
Which isn’t the thing The Guardian tells us.