3/16/2009 3:53 PM ET
Last week Cohen said he was ashamed by Israel's actions and called for the recognition of Hamas. This week, he defends the vituperatively pro-Saudi, anti-Israel Chas Freeman, who has suggested ...
3/12/2009 2:55 PM ET
After missing the story for days, the Times finally delivers the facts after Chas Freeman withdraws with an angry denunication of "the Israel lobby."
3/10/2009 12:09 PM ET
Columnist Roger Cohen says calling Hamas and Hezbollah terrorists is a "narrow" and simplistic view and says of the recent Gaza "travesty": "I have never previously felt so shamed by Israel's ...
3/4/2009 4:45 PM ET
The Times' international columnist also makes fun of the name of a conservative blog that criticized a naive Cohen column about how good life is for Jews in Iran.
2/19/2009 1:55 PM ET
Two weeks ago Executive Editor Bill Keller said such labeling in Israel coverage could be a sign of biased journalism.
2/11/2009 3:06 PM ET
NYT Executive Editor Bill Keller warned last week that the use of terms like "right-wing" when reporting on Israel could indicate a slanted report. So why does the phrase keep cropping up on its ...
2/9/2009 3:51 PM ET
Plus, Keller unwittingly criticizes his paper's liberal slant: "To describe a politician as 'liberal' or 'conservative' (while almost always inexact) is generally neutral. To describe the same ...
2/5/2009 5:32 PM ET
Turkey's Prime Minister wants Israel banned from the UN over Gaza and told Israel's president "You kill people." The Times ignored those quotes, suggesting Erdogan is offering "healthy criticism."
1/27/2009 3:22 PM ET
Isabel Kershner takes the political temperature in Jerusalem after the incursion into Gaza, and seems displeased with the results.
1/16/2009 4:12 PM ET
Reporter Neil MacFarquhar sneaks in his trademark Palestinian advocacy in a story about Susan Rice's Senate confirmation hearings.