Bezos Tells 'Post' Employees He Shares Paper's Values
By: Wendy Kaufman
August 6, 2013
The world of newspapers was rocked Monday by news that Jeff Bezos, the founder and CEO of Amazon.com, is buying The Washington Post for $250 million. Bezos' purchase of the paper will bring to an end its association with the Graham family, which bought the Post in 1933.
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