‘New York Times’ Contacts Article Subject's Mother. Twitter Erupts In Fury.
The Daily Beast
The ‘Times’ has been accused of being 'disgusting’ and 'pathetic,’ as well as sexist, after it contacted and quoted the mother of former Hillary Clinton aide Neera Tanden.
1/ Thread on The New York Times In the wake of yesterday’s
article about a former colleague of mine, I want to use it as an opportunity to expand on one aspect of my criticism of them: their obsession with and bias against anyone named Clinton.
‘New York Times’ Contacts Neera Tanden’s Mother. Twitter Erupts In Fury. I like
but OF COURSE it was fine to interview her mother. For any lengthy profile, not calling the parents, who know the subject best, is lazy reporting.
Doesn't seem that extraneous to me, honestly. I thought this was way over the top though