February 2013 Archive

The Boston Globe

The Boston Globe, Up for Sale Again

By Ryan Chittum: Back in 1993, The New York Times Company bought the Globe for about $1.8 billion (adjusted for inflation). Four years ago it put the paper ...


Tom Friedman’s Apple Hunch

By Peter Hart: New York Times columnist Tom Friedman is, for reasons that remain entirely unclear, considered a wise man in elite media circles. His columns and books are ...

Abraham Foxman

RE: The Open Letter by Abraham Foxman on Academic Freedom and University Responsibility; New York Times, February 8, 2013

From Robert Powsner: Abraham Foxman’s Open Letter is such a tissue of illogic, nonsequiturs, and confused thinking as to be laughable...