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Chance the Rapper Got MTV News to Remove a Critical Concert Review

In the past week, MTV News, which went on a hiring spree just over a year ago and seemed to commit to long-form journalism, has reversed course and pivoted to video. As writers and editors have left the site, news of turmoil within the company leaked out, notably in a ... More »
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