MLK, Obama & War on Syria

August 30, 2013   ·   0 Comments

Source: NYTX

MLK and Obama

Danny Schechter un-spins select stories from the day’s New York Times for his NYTX News Dissector video column. In today’s report Danny looks at Obama's remembrance of MLK, the U.S. threat of war on Syria, and the Times' coverage.

NYT articles referenced in this report:

- "Obama Set for Limited Strike on Syria as British Vote No" by Mark Landler, David E. Sanger and Thom Shanker

- "Fears Growing as Syrians Wait for U.S. Attack" by Anne Barnard and Ben Hubbard

- "One Great Big War" by David Brooks

- "Bomb Syria, Even if It Is Illegal" by Ian Hurd

Danny Schechter is a journalist, author, television producer and an independent filmmaker who also writes and speaks about economic and media issues. He is a regular contributor to NYT eXaminer and Al Jazeera. Danny is Editor of, and his blog is


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