NY Times Sunday Lead: Vote Single Party (Democrat) to Save Democracy!
The lead story in the Christmas Day New York Times celebrated the disappointing Republican performance in Election 2022, under the guise of “protecting democracy”: “Slice of Voters Averted Threats To Fair Elections.” The online headline was just as dramatic: “How the Worst Fears for Democracy Were Averted in 2022.”
NY Times Finds GOP Racism, McCarthyism, Even Nazism Afoot in 3 States
What do Wisconsin, Arizona, and Georgia have in common? Dangerous conservative trends, according to the New York Times. The paper saw the dark cloud of McCarthyism still hanging over Wisconsin: "Much of the state remains rural and conservative -- McCarthy and Trump country." Contributing writer Robert Draper in the Sunday Magazine wrote thousands of words on…
NYT Ties GOPer Who ‘Spoke Offensively About Asians’ to Hate Crimes
The New York Times “On Politics” newsletter dealt with the latest racist atrocity committed by a Republican: “Republican in Ohio Senate Primary Spoke Offensively About Asians.” The subhead: “Mike Gibbons, a leading contender to succeed Senator Rob Portman, made the comments in a 2013 podcast on doing business in China.” The Times huffed: "The leading Republican candidate in…