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How the New York Times Covers Evil

Cleombrotus2011 Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 6:33 AM
That which brings me up short in any conversations I have with, what I take to be otherwise intelligent Democrats, is the absolutely willful suspension of reality they have to perform in their minds in order to come to the conclusions they do. They CANNOT admit a scintilla of information into the mix that does not comport with their preconceived notions that we are on an upward climb and the world is getting better and better. It has gotten to the point where I now believe that, in their minds, they are not lying. They actually believe what they are saying.
midfielder2 Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 10:20 AM
Your mistake is in your first sentence, "otherwise intelligent Democrats". They don't exist.

The way in which the New York Times reports good vs. evil is one of the most important stories of our time.

Take the war between Israel and Hamas that is taking place right now.

This war is as morally clear as wars get. Hamas is a terrorist organization dedicated to annihilating the Jewish state. It runs a theocratic totalitarian state in Gaza, with no individual liberty and no freedom of speech or press. In a nutshell, Hamas is a violent, fascist organization.

Israel, meanwhile, is one the world's most humane states, not to mention a democracy that...