WEEKEND READER: Fact-Checking Exxon’s New York Times Ad

Why did the Times run a misleading fossil fuel ad during the Glasgow climate summit?
WEEKEND READER: Fact-Checking Exxon’s New York Times Ad
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Earlier this year, The New York Times declared it “does not allow oil and gas companies to sponsor its climate newsletter, its climate summit, or its podcast The Daily.” It’s why one of the articles we highlight in this edition of Weekend Reader puts forward a very pressing question: Why did The Daily run ads from Exxon during the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow, especially since the ads were filled with climate misinformation?

Read all about it in this week’s Weekend Reader, exclusively for paying subscribers below.

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