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New York Times Sinks to New Low in Its Psychiatric Coverage

Photo by Nastya Dulhiier By Bruce E. Levine / CounterPunch For those familiar with the disastrous New York Times reporting of weapons of mass destruction (WMDs) in Iraq, it will be no great surprise that once again the Times’ trust in sources with self-serving agendas has resulted in reporting that has tragic societal consequences—this time with respect to the treatment […]

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The New York Times’ War on Words: Avoid ‘Palestine,’ ‘Genocide,’ ‘Ethnic Cleansing’ 

By Jim Naureckas / Fairness and Accuracy In Reporting New York Times editors issued a memo to staffers that warned against the use of “inflammatory language and incendiary accusations on all sides”—but the instructions offered by the memo, which was leaked to the Intercept (4/15/24), seemed designed to dampen criticism of Israel’s actions in Gaza and to reinforce […]

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Western Media Concocts ‘Evidence’ UN Report On Oct 7 Sex Crimes Failed to Deliver

Israeli President Isaac Herzog and his wife Michal meet with Pramila Patten, UN Under-Secretary-General and Special Rapporteur to the UN Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict. Wikimedia Commons. By Wyatt Reed / The Grayzone On March 4, the United Nations released a report into sexual violence which has supposedly taken place amid the Israeli war on Gaza. […]

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CIA in Ukraine — An Ex-CIA Agent’s View

Photo of John Kiriakou This insider perspective from ex-CIA agent John Kiriakou is one of two stories ScheerPost has published on the New York Times’ “The Spy War: How the CIA Secretly Helps Ukraine Fight Putin.” To read a veteran journalist’s perspective, read Patrick Lawrence’s piece here. By John Kiriakou / Original to ScheerPost The […]