messenger

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a person who carries messages or is sent on errands

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Your letter writers are attempting to kill the messenger.
Kill the messenger (historically cited as a poor choice), or adopt desperate measures.
Rather than kill the messenger, senior management needs to heed the message that some companies are Petri dishes that breed people who can kiss backsides better than they can perform their duties.
Thus another case of trying to kill the messenger had backfired.
The best response from black communities is not to kill the messenger but to mount a vigorous attack in the robust glare of publicity on the message.
People are also less reluctant to reveal problems, because there's less fear that management will kill the messenger.