Clark Hoyt http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/21733/all en Ominous Liberal Signs from the New York Times' New Public Editor Margaret Sullivan http://mrc.org/biasalerts/ominous-liberal-signs-new-york-times-new-public-editor-margaret-sullivan <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> <div class="content" id="node-content"> <p>Uh-oh. Has the <em>New York Times</em> hired a new Public Editor that will spend her term criticizing the paper from the left? Less than a week after starting, Margaret Sullivan has already hailed the political wisdom of late left-wing author Gore Vidal while praising a <em>Times</em> "fact-checking" piece that excoriated Republicans. She also expressed concern on the paper's lack of coverage of liberal fair-pay icon Lilly Ledbetter, while praising a writer for the left-wing online mag <em>Salon</em>.</p></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/ominous-liberal-signs-new-york-times-new-public-editor-margaret-sullivan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts Arthur Brisbane Byron Calame Clark Hoyt Daniel Okrent Liberal Bias Margaret Sullivan Public Editor Mon, 10 Sep 2012 22:49:45 +0000 clay.waters 41188 at http://mrc.org Ominous Liberal Signs From the Paper's New Public Editor Margaret Sullivan http://mrc.org/articles/ominous-liberal-signs-papers-new-public-editor-margaret-sullivan <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>Uh-oh. Has the <em>New York Times</em> hired a new Public Editor that will spend her term criticizing the paper from the left? Less than a week after starting, Margaret Sullivan has already hailed the political wisdom of late left-wing author Gore Vidal while praising a <em>Times</em> "fact-checking" piece that excoriated Republicans. She has also expressed concern on the paper's lack of coverage of liberal fair-pay icon Lilly Ledbetter, while praising a writer for the left-wing online mag <em>Salon</em>.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/ominous-liberal-signs-papers-new-public-editor-margaret-sullivan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Arthur Brisbane Byron Calame Clark Hoyt Daniel Okrent Liberal Bias Margaret Sullivan Public Editor Mon, 10 Sep 2012 19:30:51 +0000 clay.waters 41184 at http://mrc.org