Describing a Slur Is Not the Same As Using It

The New York Times pushed out reporter Don McNeil over his 2019 comments on a trip with students in Peru. McNeil and the Times say he repeated the N-word. “We do not tolerate racist language regardless of intent,” says editor Dean Baquet.

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