In a financial hurdle, the L 'Humanité daily is placed "under the protection of the Bobbie Commercial Court," his director Patrick Le Chiarak announced on Friday night.
The latter responded to the information from the weekly Marian that the newspaper was "forced to declare bankruptcy."
"For several months, readers and daily newspapers, founded in 1904 by Jean-Jóres, were informed of the serious financial difficulties they had to face humanity, like many other newspapers," said Le Hajric in a statement, a hearing will be held on January 30 for the future of the company.
According to a "Humanity" journalist who wants anonymity, the employees were informed of the new Thursday in the program meeting and "promised to be paid but through the AGS" which he takes when a company means of payment of salaries.
Journalists, who account for more than half of the 200 daily employees, were "taken" by the message, but remained "martial".
"This is particularly a crisis of the paper press in its entirety, which raises the issue of the independence of the press in France," he analyzes while wondering whether it is still "possible today" to have an independent seal of the big financial groups or their subsidiary ".
"This valuable asset is in jeopardy in 2019. Technological changes in the press, changes in reading habits, but also the need for editorial innovation require funding," said SNJ-CGT Humanité in a statement. Saturday.
"The pluralism of the press is a democratic issue and the state has to take its responsibility to ensure it." We are convinced that our newspaper plays an exclusive role in the media landscape, "added SNJ-CGT, calling" all those involved in democratic and republican values, all who carry high values of social justice, subscribe, donate, subscribe.
The continuation plan was presented by the newspaper's management, according to Marianna, who makes two assumptions. If the plan had to be rejected, the newspaper "would be bankrupt and closed," but "in the most likely case it is a legal remedy that will be announced to allow it to continue its business," he continues the week.
"The journal Jean-Louis is still not dead," says a journalist from Humanity. A support meeting was held on February 22 in Bellevilloise, Paris, and a subscription was opened to allow the Jaurès newspaper to continue to appear.
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