Post Backs Off on Jack Evans Whiteness Headline
Posted: 2/19/2014  |  By: Will Sommer | Washington City Paper
The Washington Post found itself juggling story headlines last night after making a surprisingly controversial statement in one: Mayoral hopeful and Ward 2 D.C. Councilmember Jack Evans is white.

Evans got his turn in the Post's series of mayoral profiles last night, with the headline "Jack Evans, a White D.C. Council Member, Sets His Sights on Becoming Mayor of Washington."