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NY Times Beans John Bolton With Obsessive ‘Hard-Liner’ and ‘Hawkish’ Tags

Posted on 23 March 2018

<p>The sudden, if not unexpected, appointment of John Bolton as President Trump’s national security adviser led the <em>New York Times</em> on Friday and the paper packed a year’s worth of predictable “hard-line” and “hawkish” labels in one edition. (The <em>Times</em> has used “hard-line” to describe Soviet Communists and Iranians who support the continuing Islamic death sentence against author Salman Rushdie, so it’s a pretty loaded term in <em>Times</em>land.</p>