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NY Times Public Editor Admits Paper Has a Pro-Obama Bias

On Sunday, Arthur Brisbane, the public editor for The New York Times, admitted that the newspaper has a pro-Obama bias and encouraged the paper to be more even-handed during this years’ presidential election. Brisbane began by noting that four weeks ago he criticized the Times for overplaying an article on Ann Romney’s blind trust, but chalked [...]
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NYT Public Editor Arthur Brisbane Almost Admits Liberal Bias Skewed Tucson Coverage

US Politics / Conservative : NewsBusters (4 years ago)

On Saturday, the New York Times's Public Editor offered a milquetoast apologia for the paper's leading role in falsely ascribing blame for the Tucson massacre to conservative pundits and politicians. Nowhere in the column did Public... Read Post

Public Editor Confesses: NYTimes 'Basked a Bit in the Warm Glow of Mr. Obama's Election'

US Politics / Conservative : NewsBusters (3 years ago)

New York Times Public Editor Arthur Brisbane promised that the Times would take "A Hard Look at the President" during the 2012 presidential campaign cycle, while admitting that "the paper basked a bit in the warm glow of Mr. Obama’s... Read Post

NY Times Public Editor Admits Paper Has a Liberal Bias [Video]

Media / Accuracy & Ethics : Accuracy in Media (2 years ago)

On Sunday’s Reliable Sources on CNN, New York Times public editor Margaret Sullivan admitted that the paper does have a liberal bias. Sullivan was interviewed by guest host Joanne Lipman: Well, some of my predecessors have taken tha... Read Post

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