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Ex-Globe Editor Marty Baron Stiff-Arms National Journal

Former Boston Globe (and current Washington Post) executive editor Marty Baron was profiled in National Journal this week and rest assured, he’s the same in D.C. as he was here – only more so. Nut graf: Washington, meet Martin Baron, … Continue reading

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Boston Globe On The Block (Take One In The Local Dailies)

The hardreading staff usually restricts itself to the print editions of the local dailies, but we just couldn’t wait till morning for the bakeoff over the New York Times Co. plan to sell the Boston Globe. So . . . … Continue reading

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Marty Baron Corrects The Record

In response to this earlier post by the hardworking (if at times misguided) staff, Washington Post executive editor Marty Baron sent this: John, Your facts are wrong. I didn’t end the ombudsman column. Richard Chacon was the last ombudsman. He … Continue reading

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Marty Baron Strikes Again: No Ombudsman For You!

Newly minted Washington Post (and former Boston Globe) executive editor Marty Baron is apparently disappearing another ombudsman position. From today’s WaPo column by ombudsman Patrick B. Pexton (tip o’ the pixel to Politico’s Playbook): The Post’s last ombudsman? It is possible … Continue reading

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Marty Baron’s Swan Song

Call it Marty Baron’s Last (Pulitzer) Waltz. The Boston Globe editor is leaving to become editor of the Washington Post in January, but in the meantime he’s leaving this: A three-part series called Justice in the Shadows, which details – in impressive detail … Continue reading

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It’s Good To Live In A Two-Daily Town (Herald: Baron Jumps Sinking Ship?)

Today’s Boston Globe has the front-page story on the exodus of editor Marty Baron. 11-year Globe editor Martin Baron to depart Will take reins at Washington Post Martin Baron , the editor of The Boston Globe who led the news organization as it … Continue reading

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