The TrueSlant Abuses Writers Scandal! – The Awl

OvertheweekendabunchofpeoplehoppedontopublicizingOregon-basedsciencewriter(apparentlynottheproprietorofVeryMediaofthesamename)DavidAppell’sclaimthat“True/Slantabuseswriters。

”(True/Slantisacentralizedweb-basedwriter-place,thatengageswritersforfairlylowfeesandsellsadvertising。

)AppellsignedupinNovember,forafeeof$200amonth-butwasaccidentallyonlypaid$150forDecember。

HewrotetheCEO-whodidnotrespondtohim!

Whenotherpeopleinthecompanywerealerted,theycuthimacheckfortheremaining$50。

But!

ANDTHEN!

Theyterminatedtheircontractwithhim!

“They’reaprettyslimyorganization,”concludedAppell。

Whyever(that’snotaword)wouldtheyhavedonesucha?

thing?

WereachedouttoTrue/Slant’sexecutivedirector,CoatesBateman,withthefollowingurgent,reportorialquestionsregardingthis?

scandal。

Why,weasked,“didyoufirethatpooroppressedwriterfromhiscontract?

”Andalso:“WHYDIDYOU[okay,temporarilyandaccidentally]STEALFIFTYDOLLARSFROMTHATPOOR,NICEWRITER?

FELLOW?



Batemanresponded:“IregrettheerrorImaderegardingMr。

Appell’sDecemberpay。

Ifeelwedidourbesttoremedyinatimelyfashion。



Headded:“Idon’tregretthedecisionofendingourbusinessrelationship。


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