Living comments section slash Globe columnist Margaret Wente wrote some words and that was already bad enough. It’s almost a relief to find out some of her work was lifted from other people.
BuzzFeed got the Globe and Mail to admit it was looking into allegations of plagiarism against Wente. They looked into it and found nothing to see here folks, move it along. In a move so unapologetic that I stand and salute, Globe and Mail editor-in-chief David Walmsley said, “This work fell short of our standards, something that we apologize for. It shouldn’t have happened and the Opinion team will be working with Peggy to ensure this cannot happen again.” “Peggy” is apparently the nickname for Margaret which is the real outrage.
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