The cuts come after the company fell short of its goal of cutting 100 newsroom jobs through from a combination of voluntary buyouts. With the just announced layoffs, the Times appears to be cutting more than 100 jobs.
“Despite having announced its target of reducing newsroom staff by 100 — and accepting the buyout applications of 57 Guild members and nearly 30 excluded employees — the Times told the Guild on Monday it would lay off another 21 Guild-represented employees this week,” the union said in a memo.
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