A Popular, Award-Winning TV News Anchor Is Fired—Was It the Hair?

From a Washington Post story by Claire Parker headlined ‘A popular, award-winning TV news anchor is fired? Was it the hair?”:

For years, until her unceremonious firing this week, Lisa LaFlamme was a fixture in living rooms across Canada.

The abrupt dismissal of one of the country’s most prominent television journalists — she has led Canada’s most watched nightly newscast since 2011, and this year won the Canadian Screen Award for best national news anchor— has drawn both a backlash and a national conversation about sexism and age discrimination in the media.