Howell Raines http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/17883/all en NY Times Editor Abramson Called Brusque, 'Very Unpopular,' Defenders Cry Sexism http://www.mrc.org/articles/ny-times-editor-abramson-called-brusque-very-unpopular-defenders-cry-sexism <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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Politico media reporter Dylan Byers stirred up media indignation with an unflattering article Tuesday on Jill Abramson, the <em>New York Times</em> executive editor, "<a href="http://dyn.politico.com/printstory.cfm?uuid=281B5C89-EC5A-42B5-939F-B279164C567A">Turbulence at the Times</a>", based largely on anonymous <em>Times</em> sources who snipe that Abramson is detached, brusque, and a "very, very unpopular" presence in the newsroom.<img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/Jill_Abramson.jpg.crop_display.jpg" style="float: right;" height="259" width="329" /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/ny-times-editor-abramson-called-brusque-very-unpopular-defenders-cry-sexism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Brian Stelter Dylan Byers Howell Raines Jill Abramson Liberal Bias Sexism Thu, 25 Apr 2013 14:09:22 +0000 clay.waters 43317 at http://www.mrc.org Top 10 for the 10th Anniversary of Times Watch: Presenting the Absolute Worst From the New York Times http://www.mrc.org/articles/top-10-10th-anniversary-times-watch-presenting-absolute-worst-new-york-times <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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>This week marks 10 years of Times Watch, the Media Research Center's project monitoring the liberal bias of the New York Times, America's most influential newspaper. Over the course of roughly 3,500 posts since March 2003, we have followed the <em>Times </em>through events historic (wars in Afghanistan and Iraq), pathetic (Jayson Blair, Howell Raines) and dangerous (the paper scuttling two separate anti-terror programs.)<strong>&nbsp;</strong></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/top-10-10th-anniversary-times-watch-presenting-absolute-worst-new-york-times" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch 10th Anniversary Arthur Sulzberger Chris Hedges Duke Lacrosse Howell Raines Jared Loughner Jayson Blair Maureen Dowd Occupy Wall Street Tea Party Times Watch Vicki Iseman Fri, 29 Mar 2013 16:12:59 +0000 clay.waters 43053 at http://www.mrc.org The MRC@25: The Worst Media Bias of 2005 http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/mrc25-worst-media-bias-2005 <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/rich-noyes">Rich Noyes</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> The MRC is showcasing the most egregious bias we have uncovered over the years — four quotes for each of the 25 years of the MRC, 100 quotes total — all leading up to our big <a href="http://www.mrc.org/gala2012"><strong>25th Anniversary Gala</strong></a> next week.<br /> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/mrc25-worst-media-bias-2005" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Brian Williams CNN Howell Raines Iran MRC 25th Anniversary NBC Nina Totenberg Ted Turner Wed, 19 Sep 2012 12:07:28 +0000 rich.noyes 41258 at http://www.mrc.org New York Times Again Piles on Liberal Melodrama Over Augusta National Golf Club's Membership Policy http://www.mrc.org/articles/new-york-times-again-piles-liberal-melodrama-over-augusta-national-golf-clubs-membership-po <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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Somewhere, former <em>New York Times</em> executive editor Howell Raines is smiling (or at least wearing a less-prominent scowl).</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/new-york-times-again-piles-liberal-melodrama-over-augusta-national-golf-clubs-membership-po" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Augusta National golf Howell Raines Karen Crouse masters Women Tue, 21 Aug 2012 18:58:18 +0000 clay.waters 40964 at http://www.mrc.org Times Hypes 'Damning Report' Against Murdoch's Media Empire: Four Front-Page Stories in Eight Days http://www.mrc.org/articles/times-hypes-damning-report-against-murdochs-media-empire-four-front-page-stories-eight-days <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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>There's a clear Rupert Murdoch obsession within the headquarters of the New York Times. In anticipation of a report from the British government, the Times in the last week has gone into overdrive with front-page stories attacking the international media mogul and chief executive of News Corporation, which oversees conservative-leaning media organs and is a direct Times competitor in New York with the Wall Street Journal and New York Post. <img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/Murdoch.jpg.crop_display.jpg" style="float: right;" width="247" height="165" /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/times-hypes-damning-report-against-murdochs-media-empire-four-front-page-stories-eight-days" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Bill Keller Fox News Front Page Howell Raines Rupert Murdoch Wed, 02 May 2012 17:52:01 +0000 clay.waters 39966 at http://www.mrc.org On Eve of The Masters, the New York Times Again Takes a Club to Membership Policy of Augusta National 'Boys Club' http://www.mrc.org/articles/eve-masters-new-york-times-again-takes-club-membership-policy-augusta-national-boys-club <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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>The New York Times is again trying to gin up a controversy over the men-only status of Augusta National Golf Club, host of The Masters golf tournament, after embarrassing itself over the issue in 2003.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/eve-masters-new-york-times-again-takes-club-membership-policy-augusta-national-boys-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Augusta National Golf Club Howell Raines Karen Crouse masters Women Thu, 05 Apr 2012 16:52:36 +0000 clay.waters 39759 at http://www.mrc.org Rewriting Ronald Reagan http://www.mrc.org/special-reports/rewriting-ronald-reagan <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> How the Media Have Worked to Distort, Dismantle and Destroy His Legacy </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/documents/Reagan2011.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=1363454" title="Reagan2011.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <h3><strong>Executive Summary</strong></h3><p><strong><br /></strong></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/special-reports/rewriting-ronald-reagan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Special Reports News Analysis Division Barbara Cochran Beth Fouhy Bill Moyers Bob Herbert Bob Schieffer Bryant Gumbel Charles Krauthammer Chris Matthews Christine Gorman D.L. Hughley Dan Rather David Nyhan Ed Bradley Eleanor Clift Eric Bogosian Evan Thomas Garry Wills Harrison Rainie Harry Smith Haynes Johnson Helen Thomas Howell Raines Hugh Downs Jack White Jane Clayson Jim Wooten John Chancellor John Cusack John Leonard John Singleton Jonathan Alter Juan Williams Katie Couric Keith Morrison Keith Olbermann Kevin Fagan Kirk Johnson Lance Morrow Larry Gelbart Lesley Stahl Lisa Myers Maria Shriver Michael Gartner Michelle Ingrasia Peter Jennings R. W. Apple Richard Lacayo Richard Roth Richard Threlkeld Robert MacNeil Roger Rosenblatt Ronald Reagan Sam Donadlson Sarah McLendon Steven Roberts Strobe Talbott Ted Koppel Terence Smith Thomas Friedman Tim Russert Timothy Noah Tom Brokaw Tom Matthews Tue, 14 Feb 2012 15:47:51 +0000 geoff.dickens 39128 at http://www.mrc.org Howell Raines: Editor and Partisan http://www.mrc.org/profiles-bias/howell-raines-editor-and-partisan <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/mrc-staff">MRC Staff</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><em>New York Times</em> Executive Editor Howell Raines has aggressively promoted liberal policies throughout his career. Listed below are what others have said about the head man at the <em> Times</em> and a couple of comments from Raines himself.</p> <hr /> <p><strong>Clinton was a Favorite of both Raines and the <em> Times</em></strong> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/profiles-bias/howell-raines-editor-and-partisan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Profiles in Bias News Analysis Division Howell Raines Profiles Sun, 11 Dec 2011 22:33:25 +0000 admin 29193 at http://www.mrc.org