October 24, 2007

IN THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR: Media myths about the Jena 6. "The media got most of the basics wrong. In fact, I have never before witnessed such a disgrace in professional journalism. Myths replaced facts, and journalists abdicated their solemn duty to investigate every claim because they were seduced by a powerfully appealing but false narrative of racial injustice."

The narrative was right, but the facts were wrong. Where have I heard that before?