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New York Times Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Feb. 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
   Media and Academic Journals
Mainstream print, broadcast, radio, and internet media entities such as the New York Times, CNN, ABC News, National Public Radio, Slate.com, Seattlepi.com, etc., as well as influential academic journals such as the Journal of the American Medical Association, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Foreign Policy, etc.
Description:

“The New York Times Company is a leading media company with 2005 revenues of $3.4 billion, publishes The New York Times, The International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe and 15 other daily newspapers; owns eight network-affiliated television stations and two New York radio stations; and has approximately 35 Web sites, including NYTimes.com, Boston.com and About.com.

In 2005 the Company was ranked No. 1 in the publishing industry in Fortune’s list of ‘America’s Most Admired Companies,’ for the fifth consecutive year.

Over the years, The Times Company’s properties have been awarded many journalism awards, including a total of 113 Pulitzer Prizes, more than any other news organization.”

“Our Company,” New York Times website (accessed Jan. 8, 2007)

Mission:

“Enhance society by creating, collecting and distributing high quality news, information and entertainment.”

“Our Company,” New York Times website (accessed Jan. 8, 2007)

Other:
Daily newspaper
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