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What the Harassment of Journalist Taylor Lorenz Can Teach Newsrooms | Media Manipulation Casebook

By Emily Dreyfuss
March 4, 2022

Taylor Lorenz is one of the highest profile journalists in America. She consistently draws huge audiences to her stories, marking the publication she writes for – most recently The New York Times – as the agenda-setter for tech culture trends. She pioneered a technology beat that treats influencers like the power brokers they are. Lorenz is also perhaps the most harassed technology journalist in America. As I type this she is currently experiencing a massive wave of harassment related to an article she wrote about Instagram scams about the war on Ukraine.

To put this current harassment cycle into context, I am publishing this rundown of the harassment Lorenz has faced, which is based on a series of conversations I’ve had with her over the past few months.

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