At Facebook, 156 people have signed on to Keep “On Language" in the New York Times, which states its purpose succinctly:
Let's get a letter-writing campaign going! Tell the Times what you think of this decision by sending your complaints to these e-mail addresses:
NYT Magazine letters to the editor firstname.lastname@example.org
NYT Magazine editor Hugo Lindgren email@example.com
NYT public editor Arthur Brisbane firstname.lastname@example.org
I have written a letter, though I must tell you that I have little hope that a letter-writing campaign will have much effect. At an American newspaper, nothing is more stubbornly adhered to than a misguided decision—the dumber the decision, the more determinedly.
Still, they shouldn’t get away with this unscathed.