NY Post Hasn't Had Black Metro Editor In Years: Suit

Law360, New York (December 1, 2009, 2:48 PM EST) -- The New York Post has not had a black metro editor in almost 10 years, according to a suit brought by a black journalist who claims editors at the paper run by media mogul Rupert Murdoch harassed him and fired him in retaliation for his opposition to a racially charged political cartoon.

Plaintiff Austin Fenner's complaint, filed Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, says that "virtually all” of the members of the Post's management team, including its editors, are...
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