Tag: The New York Times

EditorJune 23, 2017

The Media Blog: The New York Times just told a bad-ass Nigerian story – about Boko Haram

The kind of journalism that inspires. The New York Times, working with the Pulitzer Centre delivers a long, long, long ...

Op-ed EditorJune 10, 2017

The Media Blog: This story shows you why The New York Times is the Queen of Kings

That gorgeous headline. The plot, the twist, the drama. And that glorious ending: “The line stretched down hallways and around ...

Op-ed EditorJune 1, 2017

The Media Blog: The New York Times’ latest decision makes us sad, and points to the future

We have always said that the nature of everything will change – including the idea of who puts pressure on ...

Op-ed EditorMay 10, 2017

The Thread: The New York Times asks its readers to say something nice about Trump and Twitter blows up

Anyone who thinks Americans- read Democrats and liberals- are not still raw about Donald Trump in the driver’s seat has ...

RoqeebahOctober 19, 2016

“He wasted it”| Chimamanda’s assessment of Buhari takes no prisoners

Chimamanda Adichie is on a roll, it appears. In less than two weeks, she has gone from Beyonce’s brand of ...

May 24, 2014

Nigeria’s army is the biggest obstacle to Chibok schoolgirls rescue – Foreign experts tell The New York Times

by ‘Jola Sotubo For the eager Nigerians who are hoping for good news concerning the 200 plus girls kidnapped from ...

May 20, 2013

“The plot feels like an excuse”: The New York Times is not impressed with Chimamanda’s ‘Americanah’

by Janet Maslin And “Americanah” comes dangerously close to the “exaggerated histrionics” and “improbable plots” that she ascribes to Nigerian, ...

January 19, 2013

Opinion: Why it’s irrelevant whether ‘courtship’ has ended

by Emma Grey Texting is the new phone call, “hanging out” is the new dating and coffee is the new ...

December 24, 2012

News in a New Media Age: Even the New York Times got it wrong

by Margaret Sullivan “I always said that if I read it in The Times, it must be right,” she said. But ...

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