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NYTimes: From anti-Israel bias to an anti-Israel basher

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Submitted by Beth (United States), Jul 6, 2010 at 13:12

NYTimes: From anti-Israel bias to an anti-Israel basher

To the NewYorkTimes [letters@nytimes.com, editorial@nytimes.com. Fax# 212-556-3622]

It has been a long time since I took a peek in that paper, I apologize for being forced into it when meeting 2 relatives in a starbucks cafe, their flight was delayed, so the nytimes gained my attention, regrettably.

July 4 - 2010

Here are glimpses of the "quality" newspaper:

1) Frontpage of the ("Jewish?") New York Times talks about strained relations between US-Israel, note, A) Mark Landler does not talk about frictions between Obama's administration and the Netanyahu's (A.K.A. naming the problem), but 'between US & Israel.'
B) It titles the flotilla ship (you know, that radical-Islamists IHH led boat that attacked violently the Israeli security and called: "Kill the Jews for Allah!" and "Go back to Auschwitz! prior to that), no more and no less but: "humanitarian aid."

2) Then, in the section: "Inside the Times" (p. 3, a summary of what awaits the reader...)
I notice briefly that Nicholas D. Kristof writes something... oh, wait where do I remember
that name from? Of course, that's the guy that wrote about the Arab slavery & genocide
on Africans in Darfur but never had the courage to name it what it is: Arab racism, writing and writing so much material about that calamity, yet always beating around the bushes (Mr. Honigman has criticized him, a lot, google it up). So, Am I interested in anything Mr. Kristof has to say? not really. [if he can't "see" the Arabs committing crimes against humanity in Africa, why would he see it in Arab-Palestine?] I didn't even bother to look "inside" his article that "criticizes" Israel's blockade over (Hamas' controlled) Gaza.

3) Obituaries... (p. 19) Do you ever think, the bias-virus can spread there as well, sure enough in the never impartial Nytimes, anything is possible. Do you have any idea who the "chosen one" was this week? believe it or not, the planner of the infamous anti-Israel massacre by Arab-Muslim "Palestinians" in 1972, the Munich murderous cold blooded attack on Israel's sport team [Why? "freedom fighters" of course].
So, Do you also know who provided the material for the "quality paper," it was an Arab in Ramallah, W.B [Khaled Abu Aker - whatever] "reporting..." about how "great of a father he was," [these loveable neutral guys always "report," never posting opinions of course, not surprisingly the 'Pallywood' term pops up suddenly) aren't
you intrigued as me to know how "wonderful" this low life murderer was?

In any case, all in all, a typical "dry" Sunday (wait until it gets interesting in Israel "Palestine"), and anti-Israel rant is all over it, and I barely had a chance to really 'read' the times. My family members appeared, thank you very much. I think I'll pass, (Ma'am) Can I have 2 cappuccinos, to go, please?

I still notice how racist Arabists and Nazi KKK/supremacists call that paper "jewish," not sure why, for all it is, it's one staunch Arabist paper, certainly no better than the BBC, who openly admitted a few years back of being biased against Christianity & against Israel.
I take it back, What a stupid question to wonder about haters' "facts?"

PS
The date above says, July - 2010, but the date is irrelevant, the sample is certainly a pathetic routine.

1) Sad note: Whatever happened to the prestigious newspaper, the last 10-15 Years or so...?
2) Reality note: I guess there's a real logic behind the huge loss of subscription, on top of deep disapppointing "opinions," its bias has already reached a dreadful boring (not boiling) point - yawn!
3) Happy note: I am so glad that I do not have a habit to read that quality-less paper.

Submitting....

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"Beyond the Veil" [118 words]margeeJun 14, 2010 01:30174380
The New York Times and the so called Islamic fashion! and where are you Huda Sha3rawi? [381 words]dhimmi no moreJun 13, 2010 11:58174361
NYTimes: From anti-Israel bias to an anti-Israel basher [624 words]BethJul 6, 2010 13:12174361
People in the "media" should be objective., you are, she is not. [164 words]Phil GreendJun 13, 2010 08:32174351
Joining the NY times [103 words]CarlaJun 13, 2010 03:43174333
Lorraine Ali is exactly what we need [267 words]TedJun 13, 2010 01:30174324
I would not hire a woman who wears the Niqab or Burqa [133 words]No DhimmiJun 13, 2010 01:12174322
Newsweek loves Patel-thics and Lorraines. [121 words]YnnatchkahAug 17, 2008 04:41136876
Intolerance defines Lorraine Ali [293 words]SALTYOct 15, 2007 01:17111494
on your review of lorraine ali [12 words]professor allen podetOct 14, 2007 14:49111461
Lorraine, the Islamist "reporter". [62 words]YnnatchkahOct 2, 2007 15:53110132
Everything Confirms My Cancellation Decision [59 words]RickOct 12, 2007 18:14110132
Does anyone still read Newsweek? I had a FREE subscription and it was un-readable [74 words]walkernyOct 16, 2007 16:02110132
Your post reminded me of one other fact [108 words]RickOct 16, 2007 17:30110132
You think she's a bad reporter? [30 words]David MurphyOct 2, 2007 07:31110107
Down Periscope [378 words]jennifer solisOct 1, 2007 16:56110053
Loved what you said... [15 words]YnnatchkahOct 2, 2007 11:33110053
Articulate [11 words]S A KapadiaOct 6, 2007 07:53110053
Thankyou, S A Kapadia [33 words]jennifer solisOct 6, 2007 23:00110053
welcome back to KSA, lorraine [69 words]car313Jun 13, 2010 05:30110053
What a nice thing to say about your gender! [177 words]SilverJun 13, 2010 10:04110053

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