Catherine Thompson

Catherine Thompson is a news writer for Talking Points Memo. Before joining TPM, she worked as a research assistant to investigative reporter Wayne Barrett and interned at The L Magazine. At New York University she served as the deputy managing editor of NYU's student newspaper, The Washington Square News. She can be reached at catherine@talkingpointsmemo.com.

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This week, news broke that an Uber executive suggested smearing journalists critical of the company while a general manager with the company accessed a Buzzfeed reporter's ride logs without her permission.

In a post published Tuesday, San Francisco Magazine editor Ellen Cushing shared that in the past current and former employees of Uber also warned her that corporate higher-ups may access her ride logs.

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