Terrorism

Grounds for Anti-War Bias

The Times advertises for an anti-war "coffeehouse" with no coffee that promises "free exchange of ideas" and "accurate information" on the war. First up on the accurate information front: A ...

Public Editor Recants: Times Was Wrong to Expose Terrorist Surveillance Program

But some Times critics find Barney Calame's mea culpa lame: "While it's a close call now, as it was then, I don't think the article should have been published."

OK to Be Concerned About Radical Islam, As Long As You're Not "Extremist" or "Far Right"

"Now those normally seen as moderates - ordinary people as well as politicians - are asking whether once unquestioned values of tolerance and multiculturalism should have limits." But aren't the ...

Fear Factor: A Times Critic on Judge Richard Posner's "Chilling Book"

Two law professor/bloggers are not impressed with Kakutani's "arguments" against libertarian Judge Posner's provacative take on liberty in an age of terrorism.

"Enlightenment Absolutists" Fail to Appease Muslim Extremists on Gays, Women's Rights

Is the politically correct New York Times actually criticizing the Dutch, including murdered filmmaker van Gogh, for being too tolerant of gays and women?

Bill Keller "Pissed Off" by "Disgraceful" White House

The Times' executive editor accuses the Bush White House of stirring up a "partisan hatefest" against the paper over its revelation of an anti-terrorist program that monitored international ...

"Hardened" Tony Blair Deaf To Muslim Marginalization in Britain

Sarah Lyall plays the race card: "If such statements appealed to traditional, white Britain, which already felt that multiculturalism had gone too far, thank you very much, it made Muslims feel ...

Our Expose of Bumbling American Flatfoots? Never Mind

"A front-page article on Aug. 13 about the differences between the United States and Britain in dealing with terror plots referred incorrectly to the involvement by members of the New York City ...

"Widening Public Skepticism" About Airline Terror Threat?

So far, it's confined to the Times' newsroom.

The Times vs. The Times on Anti-Bush NSA Surveillance Ruling

Was the anti-Bush surveillance ruling "a careful, thoroughly grounded opinion" or did it "use[d] circular reasoning" and "substitute passion for analysis"?
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