TITLE

Imus Fired for Race Remarks

AUTHOR(S)
DONOHUE, STEVE
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/16/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 16, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of NBC News executives to permanently cancel the simulcast of "Imus in the Morning," the radio program of shock jock Don Imus. Imus has been criticized for making racially insensitive comments about the members of the Rutgers University women's basketball team during his program on April 4, 2007. NBC News plans to replace "Imus in the Morning" with regular news programming.
ACCESSION #
24973140

 

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