Writer Yascha Mounk has been suspended from the Atlantic following a rape accusation from writer Celeste Marcus.
Marcus, the managing editor of Liberties, recently published an article that detailed her alleged sexual assault in a piece titled “After Rape: A Guide for the Tormented.” She did not name Mounk in the original piece, published on January 2. On Sunday, Marcus posted an email exchange on X with the Atlantic Editor-in-Chief Jeffrey Goldberg and Executive Editor Adrienne LaFrance about her allegation against Mounk.
— Celeste Marcus (@Celestemarcus3) January 2, 2024
“Exactly four weeks ago I sent [Goldberg] & [LaFrance] the email below