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Spain Times Watch

With their usual sense of exquisite timing, the New York Times attacked Spain’s leader in yesterday morning’s editions. Elaine Sciolino huffed: “Years ago, Prime Minister José María Aznar of Spain was called Mr. Nobody because he seemed so pinched and boring. More recently, opponents have branded him a ‘vassal’ of President Bush for embracing and defending the American-led war in Iraq….Even though Spain’s involvement in the Iraq war was opposed by 90 percent of the population, Mr. Aznar stridently defends his decision to drag his country into it.”

Tim GrahamTim Graham is Director of Media Analysis at the Media Research Center, where he began in 1989, and has served there with the exception of 2001 and 2002, when served ...


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