Accuracy in Media

New York Times Public Editor to Depart in September

The New York Times public editor Arthur Brisbane will leave his post on September 1, after completing his two-year contract, according to Erik Wemple of The Washington Post. Brisbane told Wemple that he made the decision last fall to serve two years and not exercise the third-year option in his contract and that the paper […]

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NY Times Public Editor Admits Paper Has a Pro-Obama Bias

On Sunday, Arthur Brisbane, the public editor for The New York Times, admitted that the newspaper has a pro-Obama bias and encouraged the paper to be more even-handed during this years’ presidential election. Brisbane began by noting that four weeks ago he criticized the Times for overplaying an article on Ann Romney’s blind trust, but chalked […]

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May 2012

5/22/2012 - New York Times Public Editor to Depart in September

April 2012

4/23/2012 - NY Times Public Editor Admits Paper Has a Pro-Obama Bias