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Read the Netflix CEO’s excellent memo about firing an executive who used the N-word

Heather Landy
Read the Netflix CEO’s excellent memo about firing an executive who used the N-word

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings fired his top communications executive on Friday for twice using the N-word in meetings about sensitive words—a charge the sacked executive, Jonathan Friedland, confirmed on social media. Hastings wrote to employees at length about the firing and the circumstances that precipitated it. In the age of inclusion efforts by companies that…