Exploring Leadership in the News with Steven Pearlstein and Raju Narisetti
Craigslist: Sticking to your guns
In defending Craigslist against charges that it facilitates prostitution and casual sex and undermines the news business, founder Craig Newmark relies on an unwavering commitment to free expression, free markets and an open Internet. Is such an unwavering commitment to core principles the essence of leadership, or is leadership more about accommodating core principles to other social needs and values?
Posted by Steve Pearlstein and Raju Narisetti on September 7, 2010 8:19 AM
COWENS99: There will always be stupid people. Freedom of speech. Leave craigs list alone, if it's good enough for members of Congress, it is good en...
dotell: Why were no women chosen for this panel??
I used to enjoy 'surfing' the jewelry section of Craigslist, but they do not police it, and now m...
Quaesitum: If Craigslist in fact has "an unwavering commitment to free expression, free markets and an open Internet," then it is selective in how it c...