Battle over John Kass column tops most-read posts in July

John Kass

The demotion of John Kass as “lead columnist” at the Chicago Tribune amid protests over his commentary about billionaire George Soros led the top 10 most-read stories here in July.

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  1. Tribune moving John Kass column ‘to maintain credibility of news coverage’
  2. Tribune colleagues blast John Kass column as ‘antithetical to our values’
  3. Jerry Taft 1943-2020
  4. MeTV flags objectionable content in ‘shows from another era’
  5. WBBM Newsradio cuts ‘valued members’ George Ofman, Kris Habermehl
  6. Four ‘valued colleagues’ cut in layoffs at WTTW, WFMT
  7. Robservations: NBC Chicago launched record-setting run for Hugh Downs
  8. Robservations: With no savior in sight, Tribune loses reporter David Jackson
  9. Robservations: Maze Jackson, Todd Stroger quit morning show at WVON
  10. Robservations: Will a new morning show wake up ESPN 1000’s ratings?