Posts Tagged ‘ New York Times ’

Representations of Aafia Siddiqui in Media

Mar 12th, 2010 | By | Category: Uncategorized

A recent article in the American newspaper New York Times about the case of Aafia Siddiqui offers an informative and instructive look at the way that stories can be reported differently in our domestic media than they are in the rest of the world. The article, by reporters Salman Masood and Carlotta Gall, discusses how […]



Conspiracy Theory Embarrasses Journalists

Jan 25th, 2010 | By | Category: Conspiracy Theories

Aside from the many problems that conspiracy theories create at home, it also is a problem that these conspiracy theories make us look particularly silly in the rest of the world. Take, for example, a 23 January article in The New York Times, an American newspaper that is read all over the world. The article […]



Open Letter to The Telegraph (UK)

Nov 25th, 2009 | By | Category: Conspiracy Theories

In his recent column, “Pakistani TV performing vital democratic function,” Mr. Hasan Mansoor does a disservice to the facts about Pakistan’s media. While TV executives like Azhar Abbas may tell reporters that “their news helps inculcate democracy and gives a voice to the disenfranchised,” their actions tell a different story. Rather than reply to media critics […]



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