RichardCohen http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/16361/all en To Protect Obama, a Journalist Excuses Lies http://www.mrc.org/articles/protect-obama-journalist-excuses-lies <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/kristen-fyfe">Kristen Fyfe</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> By</div> <a href="/author/brian-fitzpatrick">Brian Fitzpatrick</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >Journalists fashion themselves to be guardians of truth, but<i style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal"> Washington Post</i> columnist Richard Cohen is bending over backwards to excuse Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama for lying in his autobiography.  </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/protect-obama-journalist-excuses-lies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Education BarackObama RichardCohen truth Thu, 29 Mar 2007 04:00:00 +0000 admin 27878 at http://www.mrc.org