How bias shapes the news : Challenging The New York Times ' status as a newspaper of record on the Middle East Barbie Zelizer

@inproceedings{Zelizer2015HowBS,
  title={How bias shapes the news : Challenging The New York Times ' status as a newspaper of record on the Middle East Barbie Zelizer},
  author={Barbie Zelizer},
  year={2015}
}
  • Barbie Zelizer
  • Published 2015
This article addresses bias in the American press and shows how the inevitability of reporting from a point of view challenges the possibility of a newspaper of record on the Middle East. Examining 30 days of coverage of the Intifada, it both shows that coverage of events varied across three mainstream US newspapers The New York Times, The Washington Post and Chicago Tribune and demonstrates that in the case of the newspaper most often called a newspaper of record The New York Times -coverage… CONTINUE READING