TimothyNoah http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/5873/all en Obama Appreciation, Tea Party Bashing on the Cover of the Sunday Book Review http://mrc.org/articles/obama-appreciation-tea-party-bashing-cover-sunday-book-review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Diversity, Times style: &quot;Bipolar America,&quot; the cover feature for the Book Review, compiles reviews of three new books on Tea Party-related politics, one reviewed by veteran liberal journalist Michael Kinsley, two others judged by Timothy Noah, veteran liberal journalist for The New Republic. </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>Diversity, New York Times style. 'Bipolar America,' the cover feature for the Sunday New York Times Book Review, compiles reviews of three new books on Tea Party-related politics, one reviewed by veteran liberal journalist <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/08/books/review/pity-the-billionaire-by-thomas-frank-book-review.html?ref=books&pagewanted=all">Michael Kinsley</a>, two others judged by <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/08/books/review/books-about-conservatism-and-the-tea-party.html?ref=books">Timothy Noah</a>, veteran liberal journalist for The New Republic.</p> <p> </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/obama-appreciation-tea-party-bashing-cover-sunday-book-review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch BookReview liberalmediabias MichaelKinsley NewYorkTimes NewYorkTimesbias Republicans TeaParty TimesWatch TimothyNoah Wed, 11 Jan 2012 18:21:00 +0000 38769 at http://mrc.org Reagan the Racist? David Brooks vs. Paul Krugman, Round 2 http://mrc.org/articles/reagan-racist-david-brooks-vs-paul-krugman-round-2 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Slate picks up on David Brooks&#039; secret attack on Paul Krugman for spreading myths about Reagan and racism. </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">Times Watch wasn't the only outlet to pick up on David Brooks' <a href="http://www.timeswatch.org/articles/2007/20071109120401.aspx" target="_self">stealth</a><a href="http://www.timeswatch.org/articles/2007/20071109120401.aspx"> debunking </a>of fellow columnist (and Republican-hater) Paul Krugman's accusation that racist motives led to Ronald Reagan's decision to begin his successful 1980 campaign for president in Philadelphia, Miss., where three civil rights workers had been slain in 1964.</p><br /> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/reagan-racist-david-brooks-vs-paul-krugman-round-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch BobHerbert CivilRights DavidBrooks Mississippi NewYorkTimes NYTimes PaulKrugman Racism RonaldReagan TimesWatch TimesWatch.org TimothyNoah Mon, 12 Nov 2007 18:46:00 +0000 admin 5867 at http://mrc.org