Accuracy in Media

NY Times Publisher Sulzberger Doubles Down on Abramson Firing—Accuses Her of “Public Mistreatment of Colleagues”

New York Times publisher Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, Jr. tried to set the record straight on Saturday by issuing a statement regarding his decision to fire executive editor Jill Abramson last week. He reiterated that it was a management issue that had to do with her “inadequate communication and the public mistreatment of colleagues,” and blamed […]

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NYT’s Bill Keller: “Fox Is Murdoch’s Most Toxic Legacy”

Former New York Times executive editor Bill Keller used his latest Times column to rip Rupert Murdoch, Roger Ailes and Fox News, pointing to Murdoch’s troubles in Great Britain over the hacking scandal. He called Fox “the good son. It is the most reliable profit center,” for Murdoch’s media empire. But, he argued, “at least for Americans — […]

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NYT’s Keller Kills His Magazine Column

The soon to be former executive editor of The New York Times, Bill Keller, announced that he is ending his magazine column for the paper in September after just six months. Keller’s column generated considerable attention, particularly one in which he criticized the content aggregation by the Huffington Post as being little more than kitten […]

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Why Did NYT’s Keller Resign?

Bill Keller, the executive editor of the New York Times, stunned the media world yesterday by stepping down from the job he has held since 2003. The announcement wasn’t expected since Keller isn’t at the paper’s retirement age yet and in a recent Esquire interview gave no indication that he was thinking about leaving his […]

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N.Y. Times- HuffPo Battle Rages On

The tiff between the New York Times executive editor Bill Keller and the Hufffington Post continues to rage on after Keller’s latest blog post did little to cool the dispute. Keller who originally called Arianna Huffington the queen of aggregation who discovered that combining celebrity gossip, adorable kitten videos and posts from unpaid bloggers and […]

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May 2014

5/19/2014 - NY Times Publisher Sulzberger Doubles Down on Abramson Firing—Accuses Her of “Public Mistreatment of Colleagues”

August 2012

8/7/2012 - NYT’s Bill Keller: Fox and Friends Very Opinionated, Unlike the Other Morning Shows

May 2012

5/7/2012 - NYT’s Bill Keller: “Fox Is Murdoch’s Most Toxic Legacy”

February 2012

2/23/2012 - NYT’s Bill Keller: “If We Were Objective, We Would Be Tedious to Read”

October 2011

10/12/2011 - Bill Keller Calls The New York Times “Socially Liberal”

September 2011

9/21/2011 - NY Times Bill Keller: “Obama Is In Danger of Being A One-Term President”

August 2011

8/28/2011 - NY Times’ Keller Compares Religion to Belief in Space Aliens

July 2011

7/25/2011 - NYT’s Keller Kills His Magazine Column

June 2011

6/3/2011 - Why Did NYT’s Keller Resign?

March 2011

3/18/2011 - N.Y. Times- HuffPo Battle Rages On

3/11/2011 - New York Times’ Keller Declares War on HuffPo

3/7/2011 - N.Y. Times Executive Editor Calls Fox Viewers ‘AmongThe Most Cynical People on Planet Earth’

February 2011

2/2/2011 - NYT’s Keller: ‘Fox Creates Cynicism of News’

December 2010

12/18/2010 - NY Times Hit Hard By Defections