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MLK, Obama & War on Syria

August 30, 2013   ·   0 Comments

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 ...

Obama in Philly

NYT Misses the Scandal on Obama & Housing

In today’s report Danny looks at the "scandal within the scandal" that the Times misses in its reporting on Obama and housing.

Russia Grants Snowden Asylum, Obama Gets Personal

Danny Schechter un-spins select stories from the day’s New York Times for his NYTX News Dissector video column.

Snowden

The Snowden Caper

Danny Schechter discusses media coverage of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden and his whereabouts.

Photo and description via the New York Times: Khan and Grant: Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage; Khan and Janklow: Dave M. Benett/Getty Images; Khan and Imran: Mian Khursheed/Reuters/Corbis.
Clockwise, from top left: Jemima, with her brothers Zac and Ben and her mother, Lady Annabel Goldsmith, at Ormeley Lodge, their London home, in 1983; with Hugh Grant in 2007; with Luke Janklow in 2010; at the beach as a young girl with her father, Jimmy Goldsmith, brother Zac and her mother;  with her former husband Imran Khan in 2002.

Jemima Khan, The Unlikely Activist?

By Danny Schechter: In case you missed my last dissection, "New WikiLeaks Movie Infuriates WikiLeaks," when I was watching the movie, I was put off by...

We Steal Secrets

We Steal Secrets, The New Movie About WikiLeaks Infuriates WikiLeaks

By Danny Schechter: Every documentary filmmaker begins with deciding on the story to be told, and, then, how to sustain audience interest. If your goal is to ...

Israel-strike-hits-Syria

Israel Bombs Syria Becomes Israel Is Only Defending Itself

By Danny Schechter: An Israeli plane bombs a target in Syria. The news is passed along first to Fox News, (huh?) by someone in the Administration. It ...

Mandela

How The NY Times Views South Africa Since Mandela—How Should We?

By Danny Schechter: After serving as the editor of the New York Times, journalist Bill Keller moves onto a higher media order as an Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary‎ for the Times and the values it upholds.

NATO Summit Chicago

NATO Summit

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 discusses the Chicago NATO Summit.

Obama Supports States Rights Over Same-Sex Marriage

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 discusses Obama's "endorsement" of ...

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