Call for change to protect unpaid interns
- September 16, 2013 9:36 AM
- By Enza Uda
From Chantel Moran, a friend of Andy Ferguson, the intern who died in a car accident after his overnight shift:
"I just wanted to say thank you for all your efforts in bringing this story to the public. This feels like a huge victory in that the public is aware of how wrong things can go for those who are not protected properly. I think most of his friends and family were unaware of the details. The story was very well done. It was comprehensive, providing the facts and yet effectively captured the human impact of the situation. I really hope that this provides the fuel to make change...