CondoleezzaRice http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/4865/all en Cooper vs. Condi: NYT Smacks Rice Around http://www.mrc.org/articles/cooper-vs-condi-nyt-smacks-rice-around <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> In an unsympathetic evaluation, reporter Helene Cooper promoted the view that &quot;as national security adviser [Condoleezza Rice] largely served as a rubber stamp for a series of foreign policy blunders, during a period that critics say will ultimately weigh most heavily on her legacy.&quot; </div> </div> </div> <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 style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">Diplomatic correspondent Helene Cooper is clearly no fan of Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, judging both by her <a href="http://www.timeswatch.org/articles/2006/20060810150756.aspx " target="_self">past </a><a href="http://www.timeswatch.org/articles/2006/20060810150756.aspx ">reporting </a>and her recent evaluation of Rice's service on Saturday, "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2007/09/01/washington/01rice.html?_r="1&hp=&adxnnl=0&adxnnlx=1188652999-uDzIJZOnrwVCNCw5aKLYOg&pagewanted=all" " target="_self">As Her Star </a><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2007/0</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/cooper-vs-condi-nyt-smacks-rice-around" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch CondoleezzaRice DickCheney Diplomacy HeleneCooper Iran IraqWar NewYorkTimes NYTimes TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Tue, 04 Sep 2007 18:53:00 +0000 admin 5759 at http://www.mrc.org Terrorists Hamas vs. "the Pro-Israel Lobby" in the U.S. House http://www.mrc.org/articles/terrorists-hamas-vs-pro-israel-lobby-us-house <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Helene Cooper uses some loaded language. </div> </div> </div> <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 style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 7.5pt; mso-outline-level: 2">Reporter Helene Cooper, whose <a href="http://www.timeswatch.org/articles/2006/20060731172111.aspx " target="_self">anti-Bush</a><a href="http://www.timeswatch.org/articles/2006/20060731172111.aspx ">slant </a>was on display during last year's Israeli-Hezbollah war, reported on Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice's attempt to secure aid for Palestinian groups in Thursday's "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2007/03/22/world/middleeast/22diplo.html " target="_self">Wary of </a><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2007/03/22/world/middleeast/22dipl</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/terrorists-hamas-vs-pro-israel-lobby-us-house" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch CondoleezzaRice Hamas HeleneCooper Israel LabelingBias NewYorkTimes NYTimes Terrorism TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Thu, 22 Mar 2007 16:59:00 +0000 admin 5487 at http://www.mrc.org Dictatorships Like North Korea Merely "In Disfavor with the U.S."? http://www.mrc.org/articles/dictatorships-north-korea-merely-disfavor-us <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> American the bully boy? &quot;China had the dubious distinction of being lumped in one section of the report alongside a number of governments that are in disfavor with the United States.&quot; Such &quot;disfavored&quot; nations include the tyrannical North Korea. </div> </div> </div> <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 style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">The annual State Department report on human rights worldwide finds Helene Cooper in a familiar place - criticizing Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice ("<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2007/03/07/washington/07diplo.html?_r="1&oref=slogin" " target="_self">U.S. </a><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2007/03/07/washington/07diplo.html?_r="1&oref=slogin" ">Releases Rights Report, With an Acknowledgement</a>").</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/dictatorships-north-korea-merely-disfavor-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch China CondoleezzaRice HeleneCooper HumanRights NewYorkTimes NorthKorea NYTimes StateDepartment TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Thu, 08 Mar 2007 16:18:00 +0000 admin 5472 at http://www.mrc.org Helene Cooper Cracks on Bush's Naive North Korean Policy http://www.mrc.org/articles/helene-cooper-cracks-bushs-naive-north-korean-policy <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Stop the presses! Jimmy Carter is criticizing Bush on North Korea. </div> </div> </div> <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 style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">Reporter Helene Cooper takes another opinionated shot at Bush foreign policy in the news pages with Friday's "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2006/10/27/world/27diplo.html" target="_self">Dissent Grows over Silent Treatment for 'Axis of Evil' Nations</a>."</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/helene-cooper-cracks-bushs-naive-north-korean-policy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch CondoleezzaRice GeorgeW.Bush HeleneCooper JimmyCarter NewYorkTimes NorthKorea NuclearWeapons NYTimes TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Fri, 27 Oct 2006 18:48:00 +0000 admin 5256 at http://www.mrc.org Condi Rice's "Brave Face" Over Iraq Fiasco http://www.mrc.org/articles/condi-rices-brave-face-over-iraq-fiasco <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> &quot;While trying to put a brave face on the situation here, Ms. Rice defended the administration from accusations at home that President Bush and his closest advisers - Ms. Rice has been singled out among them - have not been truthful about Iraq.&quot; </div> </div> </div> <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 style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><img src= "http://mrc.org/Timeswatch/stillshots/2006/Shenon.jpg" align="right" width="98" height="77" />Defense reporter Philip Shenon accompanied Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice on her surprise trip to Baghdad and filed Friday's downer: "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2006/10/06/world/middleeast/06diplo.html" target="_self">Rice, in Baghdad, Insists That Iraqis Are 'Making Progress</a>.'" </p><br /> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/condi-rices-brave-face-over-iraq-fiasco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch CondoleezzaRice IraqWar NewYorkTimes NYTimes PhilipShenon TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Fri, 06 Oct 2006 17:24:00 +0000 admin 5212 at http://www.mrc.org Still No Kind Words for Condoleezza Rice http://www.mrc.org/articles/still-no-kind-words-condoleezza-rice <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Helene Cooper again cooks Condoleezza Rice and the U.S. support of Israel in a front-page &quot;news&quot; story: &quot;&quot;Washingtons resistance to an immediate cease-fire and its staunch support of Israel have made it more difficult for Ms. Rice to work with other nations, including some American allies, as they search for a formula that will end the violence and produce a durable cease-fire.&quot; </div> </div> </div> <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>Thursday's front-page news story by Helene Cooper, "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2006/08/10/washington/10rice.html" target="_self">Rice's Hurdles On Middle East Begin at Home</a>," reads more like a "news analysis" than what is supposedly a straight news story. </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/still-no-kind-words-condoleezza-rice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch CondoleezzaRice HeleneCooper Hezbollah Israel Lebanon NewYorkTimes NYTimes TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Thu, 10 Aug 2006 19:11:00 +0000 admin 5094 at http://www.mrc.org