27 Sep '17, 6am

Straits Times modifies AWARE contributor's article for “Opinion” section, adds in lines without telling her - Moth… https://t.co/yh0CZgp1C2

Straits Times modifies AWARE contributor's article for “Opinion” section, adds in lines without telling her - Moth… https://t.co/yh0CZgp1C2

“Hi folks. An apology is due from me. I was the editor who worked with Jolene on the article. Jolene emailed me about this too and this is what I’ve replied to her, which I am sharing here to take responsibility for the oversight for not having sent back the edited version to her, as is the norm. This is what I just wrote to Jolene a few minutes ago: “Even though we do reserve the right to make editorial changes as an editor, as a writer myself, I have always respected authors’ bylines and do my best to inform them of changes in texts. While reviewing our correspondence, I realise that I had omitted to send you back the edited text after your latest version. I do apologise sincerely for this oversight and for the embarrassment it caused you.”

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2017/09/straits-times-modifies-awar...

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