David Brock: NYT a ‘megaphone for conservative propaganda’

David Brock: NYT a ‘megaphone for conservative propaganda’
Out there. (Image: Politico, Rod Lamkey, Jr.)

[Ed. – 2015 seems fated to live in memory as the Year of the Meltdown.]

David Brock, whose media organization and political action committee have aimed at helping Hillary Clinton return to the White House for months (if not years), has called out the latest member of the Vast Right-Wing Conspiracy … the New York Times? Politico’s Glenn Thrush and Hadas Gold detail the open warfare erupting on the Left:

David Brock’s war against the New York Times just went nuclear — and the paper is responding with equal fury.

Brock, the former right-wing journalist-turned-pro-Clinton crusader, takes aim at a top New York Times editor in a soon-to-be released book obtained by POLITICO. In the book, titled “Killing the Messenger: The Right-Wing Plot to Derail Hillary Clinton and Hijack Your Government,” Brock accuses senior politics editor and former Washington bureau chief Carolyn Ryan of helping to turn the paper into a “megaphone for conservative propaganda” by unfairly targeting former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. …

“As it concerns Clinton coverage, the Times will have a special place in hell,” he writes, claiming that interviews with current Times employees prove his case.

Meanwhile, the New York Times is shocked, shocked to find that Brock is a partisan attack dog who goes for the personal jugular…

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