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New York Times Article
A critical analysis of Hendrik Hertzberg's article for The New York Times, "Like Socialism".
# 125802 | 1,250 words | 3 sources | MLA | 2008 | US

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This paper examines a New York Times article by Hertzberg on the Obama and McCain/Palin platforms, deconstructing it to show its errors in critical thinking and how the author misleads the reader using various tactics.

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"Hendrik Hertzberg's article for The New York Times "Like Socialism" mounts a persuasive defense of Barack Obama's political views against charges by members of the Republican party, that Obama is a socialist whose ideas for remedying the country's economic problems is to redistribute the wealth. The tone of the article is sarcastic and the writer cites several instances of Republicans calling Obama a socialist before turning the tables and pointing out ostensibly socialist thinking on their own part. The article is..."

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