Buyout apathy

J-Source.ca Yesterday J-Source broke a story that the entire    National Post newsroom had been offered buyouts. The post went wild on Twitter, and a lot of people misinterpreted the news to mean that the entire staff was leaving. Others pointed out that buyouts are nothing new, especially not at the Post, so who cares? But considering last week Postmedia laid off dozens of newspaper employees – and the industry continues to shed jobs – news like this does matter.

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