In January, 2007, Barack Obama posted a video to his Web site revealing that he was serious about running for President. His choice of venue was notable. Obama was only the second major candidate to form a Presidential exploratory committee;...Show More Summary
Dear Jay, In response to your posting on Medium this morning, I want to reiterate my support for our story about Amazon’s culture. In your posting?—?as well as in a series of recent email exchanges with me?—?you contested the article’s assertion that many employees found Amazon a tough place to work. Show More Summary
The good news for Amazon: They have a very good response to the negative article in The New York Times. The bad news is it is delivered by Jay Carney.
In a Medium post, Amazon PR head Jay Carney accused the New York Times of relying on biased accounts from former employees. It's been over two months since the New York Times published a brutal article about Amazon's workplace culture and sparked widespread debate over the strenuous conditions endured by Silicon Valley employees. Show More Summary
Today was a pretty good day for Medium. A cynic might think that the Medium spat between Amazon's Jay Carney and the New York Times' Dean Baquet is little more than…
Here are the key details from spokesperson Jay Carney's statement. Yes, that Jay Carney.
Jeff Bezos took umbrage back in August at a New York Times takedown of Amazon's supposedly toxic work environment. Now Jay Carney—President Obama's former press secretary and now chief spokesman for Amazon—is on the offensive, via a lengthy response to the Aug. 15 piece that was the most-commented-on...
Jay Carney needs to put down that yellowing copy of The Times from August, make like "Frozen" and let it go.
The former White House press secretary suggests that readers weren't given the necessary context for negative anecdotes from former employees and that 'The Times' failed to let Amazon provide such a larger perspective, both before and after the story was published. read more
Two months after the New York Times published a damning investigation into its workplace culture, Amazon is fighting back. In a blog post on Medium published Monday morning, Amazon spokesperson Jay Carney claims that the Times' reporters...Show More Summary
Medium Amazon chief spokesperson Jay Carney on Monday published a lengthy response to a New York Times article from earlier this year detailing an alleged unforgiving workplace culture at the online retailer. In his remarks, which were...Show More Summary
Amazon has aggressively hit back at a highly critical report from The New York Times in August about employee working conditions. Jay Carney, the former White House press secretary now working for Amazon as VP of Worldwide Corporate Affairs, has published a post on Medium attacking the article, implying that many of its sources are unreliable. Show More Summary
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After this past weekend's brutal investigative article in The New York Times about Amazon's corporate working conditions, he may be wishing he was back in the White House press room.
Over the weekend, The New York Times published a highly critical inside look at Amazon's workplace. The piece describes an intense, "bruising" work environment, where employees are asked to "diplomatically throw people under the bus" while those suffering personal crises are pushed out of their positions. Show More Summary
WELL, YES: Jon Stewart’s secret Obama meetings reveal he’s a partisan hack. “It turns out Jon Stewart isn’t our Edward R. Murrow or our Mark Twain. He’s more like our.?.?. Jay Carney. Don’t count on future generations knowing Stewart’s name any more than they will know Carney’s. Remember when, under a Republican president, it […]
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Sunday on Reliable Sources, Brian Stelter brought Jay Carney and John King to the program to discuss CBS reporter Major Garrett’s controversial question to President Obama about Iran. Garrett asked the president whether he could be content...Show More Summary
Mark Knoller of CBS News, center, waits for the start of the daily press briefing by White House Press Secretary Jay Carney at the White House in this 2011 photo. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) President Barack Obama and the White House...Show More Summary
I never thought I’d find myself yearning for former White House Press Secretary Jay Carney.