‘NYT on WikiLeaks: Move Along, No Atrocity to See Here’

Peter Hart examines the relationship between the New York Times and WikiLeaks:

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One of the main media tropes regarding WikiLeaks‘ release of State Department cables last year was that there was either nothing new to be learned, or that private conversations they revealed were remarkably consistent with what U.S. officials were saying publicly. That was totally misleading, but for many pundits the story seemed to end there.

Continue reading:

http://www.truth-out.org/nyt-wikileaks-move-along-no-atrocity-see-here/1315331477

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