Anger Over Author’s Critical Post of Worker Eating on Train

The publisher said it was postponing the release of Tynes’ novel “while we further discuss appropriate next steps to officially cancel.”

  • Published 12 May 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — A writer on the verge of releasing her debut novel is facing a backlash after she posted a picture on Twitter of a public transit worker eating on a train and reported details about the woman to her bosses. Natasha Tynes apologized a day later on Twitter and deleted her post before making her account private, but the publishing house distributing her novel dropped her and her publisher delayed the planned release… Read at AP News