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New York Times Editorial

New York Times Editorial Board: Step Down, Bob Menendez

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.03.2015 | Politics

The New York Times editorial board on Thursday called on Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) to step down in light of his recent indictment on public corruptio...

New York Times Fails Education Reform -- Again

Daniel Katz | Posted 04.24.2015 | Education
Daniel Katz

Do we need annual testing to tell us that poverty in childhood has lifelong consequences in health, education, and economic opportunity? Do we need annual testing to tell us that communities with high concentrations of minority students from impoverished households struggle on test-based measures?

What the Times Did on Marijuana Was Big!

Ethan Nadelmann | Posted 10.07.2014 | Media
Ethan Nadelmann

Two states down, forty-eight to go. One country down, and 195 to go. Ultimate victory is far from assured. But its chances just took a good leap forward, courtesy of the New York Times.

Marijuana's Tipping Point?

Chris Weigant | Posted 09.27.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

According to the Controlled Substances Act, Eric Holder himself can reclassify anything on the list, with no more authority necessary than his own signature. Perhaps if Congress refuses to act, Holder (or Obama) will make this change on his own. That, more than a Times editorial, might more accurately be called marijuana's tipping point.

New York Times' Surprising Stance On The Minimum Wage

Posted 02.15.2013 | Business

The New York Times editorial page, known for its heavy liberal slant, once pushed a traditionally conservative proposal: Eliminate the minimum wage. ...

New York Times Endorses President Obama's Reelection

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.28.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama picked up the endorsement of The New York Times on Saturday, a decision the paper's editorial board said was due to administrat...

The Hollow Cry Of 'Broke': New York Times Editorial

New York Times | Editorial | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"We're broke! We're broke!" Speaker John Boehner said on Sunday. "We're broke in this state," Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin said a few days ago. "New...

Nicholas Kristof: More Schools, Not Troops | NICHOLAS D. KRISTOF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Dispatching more troops to Afghanistan would be a monumental bet and probably a bad one, most likely a waste of lives and resources that might simply ...

White House Slams New York Times Editorial On GI Bill

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

***UPDATE*** Politico reports that the Times editorial page editor Andy Rosenthal calls the White House attack "puzzling" but not uncommon: "The Whit...