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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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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 (last year)

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

New York Times editor Dean Baquet: We failed to do our job after 9/11

News : The Raw Story (1 hour ago)

Dean Baquet admits that US mainstream media did not ask ‘hard questions’ before ‘war on terror’ Dean Baquet, executive editor of the New York Times, believes his newspaper – in company with the US mainstream media – failed their aud... Read Post

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