Newark Riots http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/21941/all en NYT Lovingly Profiles Radical Poet Amiri Baraka, Who Suggested Israel Had Prior Warning of 9-11 http://www.mrc.org/articles/nyt-lovingly-profiles-radical-poet-amiri-baraka-who-suggested-israel-had-prior-warning-9-11 <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>James Barron's "Newark Journal" Thursday New York profile of left-wing poet Amiri Baraka's radical reminisces, "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/11/nyregion/amiri-baraka-newark-poet-looks-back-on-a-bloody-week-in-1967.html?ref=todayspaper">A Poet Looks Back On a Bloody Week in 1967</a>." The story's text box suggested Baraka's radical reading of the riot as a "rebellion" was the correct one: "<strong>Recalling a riot, or perhaps a rebellion, that left 26 dead and 1,000 injured</strong>." <img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/Baraka.jpg.crop_display.jpg" style="float</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/nyt-lovingly-profiles-radical-poet-amiri-baraka-who-suggested-israel-had-prior-warning-9-11" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch 9-11 Amiri Baraka Bias by Omission Conspiracies Israel James Barron Newark Riots Fri, 12 Oct 2012 19:36:25 +0000 clay.waters 41505 at http://www.mrc.org