Sanders Bashed NYT in 1986 for Not Telling the ‘Truth’ About Communism

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) in 1986 spoke of being “very excited” about watching the late Cuban dictator Fidel Castro’s revolution “rising up against rather ugly rich people” and lambasted the New York Times for not telling the “real truth” about communism in Nicaragua, according to a newly surfaced video.

Former New York Times Boss Jill Abramson’s Plagiarism Scandal Raises Tough Questions

Jill Abramson, the former executive editor of the New York Times, is embroiled in a plagiarism scandal following the publication of her long-awaited book, Merchants of Truth: The Business of News and the Fight for Facts. Vice News correspondent Michael Moynihan, among others, identified several passages in Abramson’s book that appear to have been directly lifted …

The New York Times’ Favorite Conversation

Michelle Alexander fancies herself a pioneer, heroically “breaking the silence” on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In her latest column, “Time to Break the Silence on Palestine,” the New York Times columnist invokes the memory of Martin Luther King Jr., on the eve of his namesake holiday, to offer what she describes as a groundbreaking approach that—get this—blames Israel for the conflict.