Here Are Some Tweets the Newest NYT Editorialist Has Written About White People Here Are Some Tweets the Newest NYT Editorialist Has Written About White People – NTK Network

Here Are Some Tweets the Newest NYT Editorialist Has Written About White People

Sarah Jeong, a writer at technology publication The Verge, has tweeted some "jokes" about America's majority demographic. Now she's a leader at The New York Times.

By NTK Staff | 08.02.2018 @2:00pm
Here Are Some Tweets the Newest NYT Editorialist Has Written About White People

The New York Times announced on Wednesday that Sarah Jeong, a technology writer for The Verge, would join the paper’s editorial board.

“To answer questions [about technology], the editorial board will soon be turning to Sarah Jeong, who will join us in September as our lead writer on technology,” the paper wrote.

After her hiring, a number of Twitter users began pointing to Jeong’s tweets, which have a lot of thoughts about a certain demographic in the United States.

Here is an extensive collection of Jeong’s writings:

The reporter defended her tweets as “counter-trolling” in a statement on Thursday. She argued that users had hurled racial insults at her, and she was therefore justified to tweet the above.

Here’s the statement:

The New York Times defended its hiring of Jeong:

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