THOMAS FRIEDMAN

The Mismatch of the Century: Barrett Brown vs. Tom Friedman

March 16, 2014   ·   1 Comments

Barrett Brown

By Fire Tom Friedman: Confession: I’m burnt out on Tom Friedman. I hardly ever read him any more, having digested the five columns he lazily recycles ...

Petropolitics

Thomas Friedman’s “FLOP” – First Law of Petropolitics

By Belén Fernández: One overly simplistic theory that somehow continues to elude the very minimal amount of scrutiny...

Thomas Friedman

Sophistry Bestrides ‘Free-Trade’ Axis

By John R. MacArthur: The day before Detroit declared bankruptcy, I found The New York Times’s Thomas Friedman up to his old tricks, extolling the North ...

Thomas Friedman

Thomas Friedman Again Demonstrates the Skills Shortage for NYT Pundits

By Dean Baker: The NYT has difficulty finding pundits who can write knowledgeably about economics. Thomas Friedman made this point...

friedman-thinker

The Madness of NYT’s Tom Friedman

By Robert Parry: When ranking which multi-millionaire American pundit is the most overrated, there are, without doubt, many worthy contenders, but one near the top of ...

Tom Friedman

Thomas Friedman Gets Lost South of the Border

By Dean Baker: In this century Mexico has had the slowest per capita GDP growth of any country in Latin America. It has made almost no progress in ...

Friedman

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 ...

Tom Friedman

Thomas Friedman is Way Off Today

By Dean Baker: That's a cheap shot derived from the information that the NYT gave us at the end of Thomas Friedman's column: "Maureen Dowd is off ...

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A Pulitzer Means Never Having to Write Another New Thought

By Marie Burns: When it's Wednesday, the New York Times op-ed page features columns by Pulitzer Prize winners Tom Friedman and Maureen Dowd. No one yet ...

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Tom Friedman’s Geography Disability

By Jerome Slater: Tom Friedman has been getting better on the Middle East lately, though he still has a long way to go before he can ...

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