Thinking about the internship program through the lens of Saturday's New York Times story, we found ourselves revisiting the concept. We had thought this was the way to structure unpaid internships but if it sits near a grey zone, it's not for us.
Apr 6, 2010
Journalism making a difference
In response to an April 2 New York Times story about the growth of unpaid internships, and the legal gray area surrounding them, Atlantic Media, which owns The Atlantic magazine, decided to pay its interns retroactively to last year: