Replacement #NYT editor “Strasser helped push #BariWeiss out the door”

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Meet Max Strasser, Israel Critic on Ascent at Post-Bari Weiss New York Times
by Ira Stoll
July 23, 2020

With the departure of outspoken Zionist Bari Weiss from The New York Times editorial page staff, the go-to-editor on Israel-related matters at one of world’s the most influential opinion journalism platforms is a 2009 Oberlin College graduate, Max Strasser, who is a vocal public critic of the idea of a Jewish state. A January 28, 2020 memo named Strasser as the “senior editor” within opinion “overseeing” the “international” vertical…In 2018, Strasser tweeted approvingly about a long and mostly sympathetic Guardian article about the campaign to boycott, divest, and sanction Israel, calling it “the smartest, most nuanced and best informed piece I’ve seen on the BDS movement.” READ MORE

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