Sam Tanenhaus http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/21056/all en National Review Eviscerates Racist Smears of Conservatives by NY Times Book Editor Tanenhaus http://mrc.org/biasalerts/national-review-eviscerates-racist-smears-conservatives-ny-times-book-editor-tanenhaus <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><em>National Review</em> magazine <a href="http://www.nationalreview.com/blogs/print/342411">has published</a> an excellent and comprehensive response to <em>New York Times </em>Book Editor Sam Tanenhaus's dishonest smear of conservative thought in a cover story for <em>The New Republic</em>. The article by <em>National Review</em> contributors Ramesh Ponnuru and Jonah Goldberg appears in the March 25 issue.<img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/Tanenhaus_2_11_13_Maddow_1.JPG.crop_display.jpg" style="float: right;" height="214" width="327" /></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/national-review-eviscerates-racist-smears-conservatives-ny-times-book-editor-tanenhaus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts Conservatism John Calhoun Jonah Goldberg National Review Racism Ramesh Ponnuru Sam Tanenhaus Wed, 13 Mar 2013 22:01:02 +0000 clay.waters 42906 at http://mrc.org National Review Eviscerates Racist Smears of Conservatives by NYT Book Editor Tanenhaus http://mrc.org/articles/national-review-eviscerates-racist-smears-conservatives-nyt-book-editor-tanenhaus <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><em>National Review</em> magazine <a href="http://www.nationalreview.com/blogs/print/342411">has published</a> an excellent and comprehensive response to <em>New York Times </em>Book Editor Sam Tanenhaus's dishonest smear of conservative thought in a cover story for <em>The New Republic</em>. The article by <em>National Review</em> contributors Ramesh Ponnuru and Jonah Goldberg appears in the March 25 issue.<img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/Tanenhaus_2_11_13_Maddow_0.JPG.crop_display.jpg" style="float: right;" height="214" width="327" /></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/national-review-eviscerates-racist-smears-conservatives-nyt-book-editor-tanenhaus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Conservatism John Calhoun Jonah Goldberg National Review Racism Ramesh Ponnuru Sam Tanenhaus Wed, 13 Mar 2013 17:21:35 +0000 clay.waters 42898 at http://mrc.org NYT's Book Review Editor Sam Tanenhaus Goes to Liberal Outlets, Plays Race Card on GOP http://mrc.org/articles/nyts-book-review-editor-sam-tanenhaus-goes-liberal-outlets-plays-race-card-gop <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><em>New York Times</em> Book Review editor Sam Tanenhaus is making the rounds of left-wing media outlets, playing the race card on the Republican Party. On the back of his controversial cover story for <em>The New Republic</em>, "Why Republicans Are the Party of White People -- An historical investigation," <a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/new-york-times-alleged-conservative-tanenhaus-cowardly-links-gop-racism-story-liberal-mag">which cowardly suggested</a> today's GOP is a hotbed of racial intolerance.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/nyts-book-review-editor-sam-tanenhaus-goes-liberal-outlets-plays-race-card-gop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Racism Republican Party Sam Tanenhaus The New Republic White People Mon, 18 Feb 2013 18:12:55 +0000 clay.waters 42669 at http://mrc.org Conservatism, Killing the GOP? http://mrc.org/bozells-column/conservatism-killing-gop <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/l-brent-bozell-iii">L. Brent Bozell III</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>As President Obama enters his second term, what “mandate” does he enjoy? His liberal media enablers are boldly declaring that somehow his four-point victory was a “shellacking,” and the Republican Party is in danger of “ceasing to be a national party.” They’re very blunt about what’s killing the GOP: conservatism.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bozells-column/conservatism-killing-gop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division Conservatism David Gregory Sam Tanenhaus Wed, 13 Feb 2013 15:27:51 +0000 tim.graham 42621 at http://mrc.org New York Times Alleged 'Conservative' Tanenhaus Cowardly Links GOP to Racism in Story for Liberal Mag http://mrc.org/articles/new-york-times-alleged-conservative-tanenhaus-cowardly-links-gop-racism-story-liberal-mag <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Sam Tanenhaus, editor of The <em>New York Times</em> Book Review, penned a 5,000-plus-word excavation of the history of the Republican Party for the liberal magazine The New Republic (<a href="http://muckrack.com/directory/tnr/people">and its all-white staff</a>): "<a href="http://www.newrepublic.com/article/112365/why-republicans-are-party-white-people ">Why Republicans Are the Party of White People -- An historical investigation</a>."<img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/Tanenhaus_Maddow_1.JPG.crop_display.jpg" style="float: right;" height="180" width="240" /></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/new-york-times-alleged-conservative-tanenhaus-cowardly-links-gop-racism-story-liberal-mag" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Barack Obama Jim Crow New Republic Racism Republicans Sam Tanenhaus Tue, 12 Feb 2013 14:08:01 +0000 clay.waters 42592 at http://mrc.org Classy Krugman: NYT Book Review Editor Sam Tanenhaus 'Very Much a Neocon' for Running Mild Criticism Of His New Book http://mrc.org/articles/classy-krugman-nyt-book-review-editor-sam-tanenhaus-very-much-neocon-running-mild-criticism <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Thin-skinned <em>New York Times</em> columnist Paul Krugman spoke at the left-wing Netroots Nation conference held in Providence, R.I. this weekend (a fact overlooked in his own paper's story). In his Saturday morning talk, Krugman displayed his usual class and charm by calling <em>Times</em> Book Review editor Sam Tanenhaus "very much a noecon," a slur in Krugman's liberal circles, for allegedly assigning an unsympathetic critic to his new book <em>End This Depression Now!</em></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/classy-krugman-nyt-book-review-editor-sam-tanenhaus-very-much-neocon-running-mild-criticism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Books neoconservative Netroots Nation Paul Krugman Sam Tanenhaus Mon, 11 Jun 2012 17:51:47 +0000 clay.waters 40361 at http://mrc.org Smugfest: NYT Editor Tanenhaus, Joe Klein Tag-Team to Condescendingly Rip Jonah Goldberg's Book http://mrc.org/articles/smugfest-nyt-editor-tanenhaus-joe-klein-tag-team-condescendingly-rip-jonah-goldbergs-book <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Not content with letting partisan liberal journalist Joe Klein review "radical Republican" Jonah Goldberg's new book <em>The Tyranny of Clichés</em>, the May 18 edition of the paper's <a href="http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/05/18/book-review-podcast-starkly-different-views-of-american-liberals/?smid=tw-paper_cuts&amp;seid=auto">Book Review podcast</a> opened with book editor <a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/new-york-times-assigns-condescending-hit-piece-jonah-goldbergs-infantile-book-liberal-journ">Sam Tanenahus talking with Klein about his hostile review</a>.&nbsp; Tanenhaus (p</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/smugfest-nyt-editor-tanenhaus-joe-klein-tag-team-condescendingly-rip-jonah-goldbergs-book" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Books Joe Klein Jonah Goldberg Sam Tanenhaus The Tyranny of Cliches Tue, 22 May 2012 18:26:25 +0000 clay.waters 40156 at http://mrc.org New York Times Assigns Condescending Hit Piece on Jonah Goldberg's 'Infantile' Book to Liberal Journo Joe Klein http://mrc.org/articles/new-york-times-assigns-condescending-hit-piece-jonah-goldbergs-infantile-book-liberal-journ <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Surprising no one, the New York Times handed its review of Jonah Goldberg's new book<em> <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/20/books/review/the-tyranny-of-cliches-by-jonah-goldberg.html?pagewanted=all">The Tyranny of Clichés</a></em>, to a political enemy, Time Magazine political columnist Joe Klein (pictured), which he did under the loaded headline "Hating Liberals." The paper similarly handed its review of Goldberg's previous book, 2007's <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/30/books/review/Oshinsky-t.html"><em>Liberal Fascism</em></a>, to unsympathetic history professor David Osh</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/new-york-times-assigns-condescending-hit-piece-jonah-goldbergs-infantile-book-liberal-journ" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Books Joe Klein Jonah Goldberg Liberal Fascism Podcast Sam Tanenhaus The Tyranny of Cliches Tue, 22 May 2012 16:03:36 +0000 clay.waters 40150 at http://mrc.org