National Enquirer Publisher Promises Investigation After Bezos Claims Extortion

He detailed the accusations in a post titled 'No thank you, Mr. Pecker'

Bezos blasted the National Enquirer in a Medium post Thursday night. Getty Images

Jeff Bezos, owner of The Washington Post and founder of Amazon, has accused The National Enquirer of extortion and blackmail.

@SaraJerde sara.jerde@adweek.com Sara Jerde is publishing editor at Adweek, where she covers traditional and digital publishers’ business models. She also oversees political coverage ahead of the 2020 election.