Trouble at Bloomberg?
Gawker’s Hamilton Nolan writes about “trouble” at Bloomberg…
How paranoid are Bloomberg staffers? We’ve already heard that they can’t leak documents because “every email… in or out is tracked.” Bloomberg’s internal security force, employees believe, actively monitors employee communications—not only by reading their emails, but by keeping them under constant video surveillance at work—which serves to keep employees terrified. After our two posts on Friday, one staffer—who was presumably considering becoming a source—emailed to ask how he could be sure that Bloomberg didn’t hire us “to find employees who complain.”
Now that is world-class paranoia. Other staffers did email us, at length, but begged that their emails not be published. From the emails we’ve received, we can make the following general observations:
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