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‘The New York Times’ Investigates a Palestinian Hobby

August 9, 2013   ·   0 Comments

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By Noam Sheizaf: The New York Times on Sunday published one of its most out-of-context items from the West Bank in recent years...

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Zurbano and “The New York Times”: Lost and Found in Translation

By Alan West-Durán: A recent editorial by Cuban author Roberto Zurbano of Casa de las Américas, published on March 23-24, 2013 in the New York Times is a lesson in courage and poetic, historically situated political insights...

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Greek Anti-Racism Bill: A Source of Political Instability?

By Costas Panayotakis: On May 29, 2013 The New York Times ran an article on the tensions within Greece’s governing coalition that have been triggered by the anti-racism bill prepared by the Greek Minister of Justice...

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The Rising Tide of Anti-Black Racism

Jamelle Bouie: Racial resentment is increasing, and it plays a major role in how Obama—and the Democratic Party—is perceived.

Rosa Parks at 100: Who in the World was Rosa Parks!

By Bob Somerby: Charles Blow gets credit for one thing, in last Saturday’s column about Rosa Parks, he quoted Professor Jeanne Theoharis correctly.

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The Heart IS a Lonely Hunter: Making It Right

By John Grant: In The New York Times February 6th on pages 20 and 21, across from each other, there were two tragic stories centered around the themes of sex, race and power.

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Rosa Parks at 100: Why Can’t Charles Blow Stick to the Facts!

By Bob Somerby: Presumably, columnists at the New York Times know how to look things up.

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Rosa Parks at 100: Fiction and Myth!

By Bob Somerby: Rosa Parks died in October 2005 at the age of 92. She became the 31st person in American history to lie in state at the Capitol Building.

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Jim Crow in Our Time: ‘NYT’ Credits Israeli Poll That Excludes 20% of Population Who Aren’t Jewish

By Philip Weiss: Shimon Peres is the new honey-bunny of American liberals, the anti-Netanyahu.

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How the New York Times Screwed Martin Luther King Jr.

By Timothy Noah: Harvey Shapiro would have likely preferred to be remembered as a poet, and perhaps also as one of the better editors of the New York ...

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