[Marxism] Michael Kinsley’s review of Glenn Greenwald’s book is the worst thing The NYT Book Review has ever run | PandoDaily

Louis Proyect lnp3 at panix.com
Sat May 24 15:31:08 MDT 2014

Michael Kinsley’s review of the new Glenn Greenwald book is the worst 
thing The New York Times Book Review has ever run.

This makes it worth reading.

Magisterial in its intellectual dishonesty, so breathtakingly 
establishmentarian one wonders how this got past his own copy of 
Microsoft Word much less an editor, and perhaps the most egregious 
example of a hatchet job masquerading as a book review in recorded 
history, “Eyes Everywhere” inadvertently leaves the reader with an 
“anyone who elicits this much contempt can’t be all bad” vibe that will 
likely lead curious book buyers to further line Greenwald’s pockets.

Like any classic hit piece, Kinsley’s bullshit starts out reeking right 
out of the gate:


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