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The Times’ new credibility committee report that was issued on Monday very specifically said they will be putting in a policy that reporters must get…
That first week, I also went to Washington. That was really tough. I sympathize with those Washington figures who have to face 40 Times Washington…
Now I worry. If people ended up liking me, did I do the job wrong? So I decided they didn’t end up liking me –…
I think on civilian casualties they could do more. It’s actually something I’ve discussed with the editors involved. They’re aware of it, and I’m hopeful…
Right, but there’s expertise and then there’s inside information. And I think we have to make a distinction.
It’s a very complicated issue about when is a fact not a fact in the context of opinions.
Is the New York Times a Liberal Newspaper? Of course it is.
If there had been three public editors before me, the body might have absorbed it a little bit better.
I’m saying that the WMD reporting was not consciously evil. It was bad journalism, even very bad journalism.
I’m afraid we’ll see reporters stop chasing quotes around the same time dogs stop chasing cars.
I think Tierney is also more libertarian than he is conservative in the conventional sense.
I think it’s one of the Times’ problems that they haven’t made it clear to readers what various formats mean.
I know there are reporters who ridicule pundits.
But I think it’s undeniable that the Times is a liberal paper.
I believe the Times is a great newspaper, but a profoundly fallible one.
I was probably being a little cocky, which I do when I feel that I don’t know what I’m talking about.
Gail didn’t want me commenting on the opinion pages. I was hired by the news department and, despite the rabid assertions of the Times’ enemies…
If you really hate George Bush, you don’t want to read about his hobbies or that he’s nice to his friends or that he’s good…
That the Op-Ed page is very important in readers’ and the nation’s perception of the Times, the perception of its editorial positions, and of its…
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