Controversial Blog Post Sparks Outrage in South Africa
The Huffington Post has removed a blog post titled "Could It Be Time To Deny White Men The Franchise?" which the Chief Executive Officer of parent company News24, Esmaré Weideman, said damaged the brand.
Daily Maverick, 18 April 2017
The attacks on the characters of Verashni Pillay and Sipho Hlongwane of the Huffington Post, and overt glee in tearing them down, doesn't feel like fair criticism. It feels like a… Read more »
Daily Maverick, 17 April 2017
The Easter weekend was enlivened by a stunning hoax against Huffington Post South Africa, edited by Verashni Pillay. An inflammatory blog post calling for the disenfranchisement of… Read more »
South Africa: Huff Post Blog a Sad Day for Journalism - Media24 Head
News24Wire, 16 April 2017
Media24 announced on Sunday that it would investigate the controversial blog "Could It Be Time To Deny White Men The Franchise?" published on Huffington Post South Africa on… Read more »
Screenshot from the blog post before its removal from The Huffington Post.