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NYT columnist bares internecine battle over who is a journalist
Aug 28th, 2013 by Warren Swil

In ironic twist,

reporters turn

on each other

David Carr, columnist at The New York Times. Click image to enlarge.

IT HAS BEEN a remarkable summer for journalism and those who practice it.
Not only has the public been informed of some huge hitherto secret government spying programs of major significance, but the whistleblowers at the center of it have been the subject of intense coverage.
Now the spotlight has turned back – on the journalists themselves, both traditional and non-traditional.
In a remarkable analysis of the enmity among certain journalists, War on Leaks Is Pitting Journalist vs. Journalist in The New York Times on Monday, David Carr – who writes the Media Equation column – lays bare a behind-the-scenes look at the kerfuffle.


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