SF Chronicle Editor Bans Newsroom Staff From Attending Saturday’s Women’s March

By Nick Miller : eastbayexpress – excerpt

Violating the paper’s ethics policy is ‘a potential firing offense.

A UC Berkeley alumni magazine is reporting that the San Francisco Chronicle‘s editor sent an email prohibiting newsroom staff from attending this Saturday’s Women’s March.

Maria Gaura of California Magazine reported in-depth on the email, in which Chron Editor-in-Chief Audrey Cooper wrote that “No newsroom employee, regardless of job function or title, can participate in political demonstrations of any sort. … This is effective immediately.”… (more)

Is this a case of fake news?

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