Scott Sayare http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/20069/all en Excuses for Carnage in NYT: 'Rejection and Discrimination' in France Helped Send Islamic Killer of Jewish Children Over Edge http://www.mrc.org/articles/excuses-carnage-nyt-rejection-and-discrimination-france-helped-send-islamic-killer-jewish-c <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><em>New York Times</em> Paris correspondent Scott Sayare reported from a predominantly Muslim slum in Toulouse, France on Thursday, following up on the massacre earlier this year by Mohammad Merah, a resident of the projects, of three solders, a rabbi, and three Jewish children.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/excuses-carnage-nyt-rejection-and-discrimination-france-helped-send-islamic-killer-jewish-c" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch DomesticTerrorism France Mohammed Merah Muslims Racism Religion Scott Sayare Shooting Thu, 20 Dec 2012 18:33:30 +0000 clay.waters 42087 at http://www.mrc.org After Massacre of Children By Islamist, NYTimes Frets Only About 'Diversity at Risk,' Anti-Muslim 'Tensions' http://www.mrc.org/articles/after-massacre-children-islamist-nytimes-frets-only-about-diversity-risk-anti-muslim-tensio <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>Strange priorities at the New York Times. Reporter Scott Sayare, in Toulouse in the aftermath of the killings of seven by a radical Muslim, seemed to think that the top story out of the tragedy was Muslim fear of rising tensions: "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/28/world/europe/in-toulouse-muslims-fear-diversity-is-at-risk.html?ref=todayspaper&amp;pagewanted=all">After Killings in France, Muslims Fear a Culture of Diversity Is at Risk</a>."<img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/Toulouse.jpg.crop_display.jpg" style="float: right;" height="157" width="270" /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/after-massacre-children-islamist-nytimes-frets-only-about-diversity-risk-anti-muslim-tensio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch France Islam Scott Sayare Terrrorism Toulouse Wed, 28 Mar 2012 17:45:52 +0000 clay.waters 39670 at http://www.mrc.org New York Times, Mouthpiece for Obama, Calls French Newspaper 'Mouthpiece' for President Sarkozy http://www.mrc.org/articles/new-york-times-mouthpiece-obama-calls-french-newspaper-mouthpiece-president-sarkozy <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' Scott Sayare reported on Saturday from Toulouse, France, the sight of the killing of Jewish schoolchildren by a radical Islamist, "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/24/world/europe/after-unity-over-a-rampage-in-france-politics-drives-in-wedges.html?ref=todayspaper">After Unity Over a Rampage in France, Politics Drives in Wedges</a>," and accused the French paper Le Figaro as being "increasingly viewed as a mouthpiece" for tough-on-crime French President Nicolas Sarkozy.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/new-york-times-mouthpiece-obama-calls-french-newspaper-mouthpiece-president-sarkozy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Barack Obama France Islam Nicolas Sarkozy Scott Sayare Terrorism Mon, 26 Mar 2012 18:18:41 +0000 clay.waters 39586 at http://www.mrc.org NYT Can't Stop Blaming French President Sarkozy Appeals to 'Far Right,' Even After Toulouse Killer Identified as Radical Islamist http://www.mrc.org/articles/nyt-cant-stop-blaming-french-president-sarkozy-appeals-far-right-even-after-toulouse-killer <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>Scott Sayare and Steven Erlanger reported for the New York Times from Toulouse, France on Thursday on the cornering of the killer of seven people in France, including three children: "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/22/world/europe/toulouse-shootings-suspects-house-raided-by-french-police.html?_r=1&amp;ref=todayspaper&amp;pagewanted=all">Shooting Suspect, Cornered and Armed, Tells French Police That He Killed 7</a>." The story was filed before the suspect, Mohammad Merah, was shot dead in a police raid.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/nyt-cant-stop-blaming-french-president-sarkozy-appeals-far-right-even-after-toulouse-killer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch France Mohammad Merah Nicolas Sarkozy Radical Islam Scott Sayare Steven Erlanger Terrorism Toulouse Thu, 22 Mar 2012 16:13:57 +0000 clay.waters 39552 at http://www.mrc.org