Posted by Angela (22.214.171.124) on May 14, 2003 at 11:50:52:
In Reply to: Being E Type 4 is another Unfair obstacle to finan posted by raz62 (126.96.36.199) on May 14, 2003 at 10:02:58:
Hey, I don't know if this makes you feel any better, but I definatly emphasize with your situation. I worked as an editor too for a year at a newspaper; but left cause I couldn't handle the political infighting. It was my first job after college, so a definate shock. That workplace had a lot of the same stuff, I saw men who were quite incompetant promoted above me, while my ideas and work were basically ignored. So, I don't think the situation is unique to your job, it exists at least in publishing - probably everywhere. I would say you should stand up for your rights, but I don't feel qualified to give people advice about their own lives. I guess all I can say is I identify with what you're feeling - you're not alone in experiencing this, and hang in there!
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