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Check out my NYT piece on the ideological battle over accused bomb-threatener Juan Thompson

Accused bomb-threatener Juan Thompson

Check out my NYT piece on the right-wing media’s tendentious takes on accused bomb-threatener Juan Thompson. Here’s the lede:

Fate seems to have dropped a giant gift on the doorsteps of right-wing pundits and Twitter activists. Last Friday, the F.B.I. announced the arrest of a suspect in a series of bomb threats aimed at Jewish Community Centers and other Jewish organizations across the country, and he wasn’t some Trump-loving white supremacist with a history of violence and a racist manifesto in tow. No, he was a man of the left, a reporter fired from the left-leaning website The Intercept for fabricating quotes and sources.

Read the rest at the NYT.

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Elizabeth Regina
Elizabeth Regina
3 years ago

Congratulations, David!

msexceptiontotherule
msexceptiontotherule
3 years ago

Great work, David! May you get many more pieces published by the biggest (credible – have to qualify this, some places you don’t want to be published because they’re horrible..like Breitbart and such) news sources and this one be just the beginning!

Sally
3 years ago

Congratulations! As a wannabe-writer, I really, really love your writing style, especially your transitions!

AliBoBali
AliBoBali
3 years ago

I’m reading the NYT article a little late, due to Busy Life but want to say — well done, and congrats on the piece, Mr. David.