Bari Weiss' resignation letter did a service to press freedom
July 24, 2020
I grew up worshipping The New York Times. To this day, I live on the paper’s home page. Only lately, as much as I still enjoy much of its cultural reporting, my jaw drops when I see the homogeneity of opinion.
Virtually every op-ed and regular columnist goes in the same narrow, progressive direction. The net effect is mind numbing. You could strongly agree with every opinion and still feel the same way.
When it comes to diversity of thought, The Times has become all the boredom that’s fit to print.
That’s why it was fascinating to read Bari Weiss’ letter of resignation today from Th...