You’d think in an era when JournoList, a secret online group of liberal journos, caused a big enough stir to get one of their own canned from WaPo that it might deter liberal journalists from partaking in such a thing.
But no. They’re back at the trough for more. This time around it’s more JournoList lite. It’s called “Gamechanger Salon,” comprised of about 1,000 journalists that include HuffPost‘s Amanda Terkel and Washington Bureau Chief Ryan Grim, The Nation‘s Katrina vanden Heuvel and folks from Planned Parenthood, NARAL and more. At the helm of the ship is Billy Wimsatt, a left-wing activist and political organizer.
This time it’s more JournoList Lite, with details being much more tame.
“It’s just a list of a bunch of liberals,” said Grim, who largely writes straight news stories. “I’m on a bunch of lists, they’re all pretty much the same, but I’m always looking for more invites. Ask your readers to invite me if they manage one!”