Tommy Craggs and Max Read Are Resigning from Gawker

Tommy Craggs, the executive editor of Gawker Media, and Max Read, the editor-in-chief of Gawker.com, are resigning from the company. In letters sent today, Craggs and Read informed staff members that the managing partnership’s vote to remove a controversial post about the CFO of Condé Nast—an unprecedented act … » 7/20/15 3:01pm 7/20/15 3:01pm

A Statement From the Gawker Media Editorial Staff


Our union drive has expressed at every stage of the process that one of our core goals is to protect the editorial independence of Gawker Media sites from the influence of business-side concerns. Today’s unprecedented breach of the firewall, in which business executives deleted an editorial post over the objections of… » 7/17/15 6:00pm 7/17/15 6:00pm

Bruce Jenner: 'Do You Have Any Idea What I've Been Going Through?'

In a feverishly anticipated two-hour interview with Diane Sawyer on ABC, Bruce Jenner confirmed tonight that he is a transgender woman. But Jenner made it clear that his transition is not yet completed and that when the interview was filmed, he still preferred the “he” pronoun. He told Sawyer it was the last interview… » 4/25/15 12:20am 4/25/15 12:20am

Save the Date: Jezebel's Third Annual Fashion Swap Meet

Fashion Week is one of many feelings: delight and envy, disappointment and frustration. Specifically, the disappointment and frustration you feel after looking at all those pretty pictures of lovely clothes, none of which are in your closet. Nope, just the same old stuff there, move along, nothing to see. And if… » 9/07/12 5:40pm 9/07/12 5:40pm

Hey, Look, We Changed the Commenting System Again!

Good morning! Happy Friday! Happy Kinja (aka comments) Tweak Day — er, not tweak in the meth way (though discussions certainly can be twitchy). We mean that there's been an upgrade to Gawker Media's discussion system; look at any older posts and you'll see the visual changes. This is actually our fourth design… » 8/24/12 8:49am 8/24/12 8:49am