Catherine Thompson

Catherine Thompson is a senior editor for Talking Points Memo in New York City. She came to the site in 2013 and reported on national affairs. Previously, she worked as a research assistant to investigative reporter Wayne Barrett. She can be reached at

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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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