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UPDATE: NPR OPERA HOST WILL NOT LOSE HER JOB

October 21, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Lisa Simeone will not lose her job as the host of NPR World of Opera for acting as spokeswoman for the Washington DC anti-Wall Street protesters, her employer, WDAV, located in Davidson, NC, near Charlotte, said on Thursday. “Ms. Simeone’s activities outside of this job are not in violation of any of WDAV’s employee codes […]

OPERA HOST MAY BE FIRED FOR ORCHESTRATING D.C. PROTEST

October 20, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

National Public Radio, which has frequently found itself the object of attack by conservatives who claim that it is a soapbox for liberal opinion, is weighing what to do about the host of its NPR World of Opera, who is also the spokeswoman for the “Occupy D.C.” movement. Lisa Simeone, the host/spokeswoman, is a contract […]