‘He didn’t have the long-term vision’: Why Chris Hughes failed to revive The New Republic

by Ricardo Bilton
Chris Hughes’s tenure at the helm of The New Republic was short, but not at all sweet. The Facebook co-founder said today he’s selling the magazine he bought just four years ago. The New Republic “needs a new vision that only a new owner can bring,” he wrote on Medium (though, oddly, not on The New Republic itself). “I do not have the silver bullet,” he added.Read the full article


  • New Republic put up for sale by Chris Hughes

    money.cnn.com - 2 readers - Chris Hughes, the co-founder of Facebook, has put the New Republic up for sale four years after he bought the magazine and triggered a mass exodus of its top editors, writers and contributors.