The Washington Post’s owners are pushing their paper to repudiate their own source and their own journalism. The Post broke the Snowden story with the Guardian. Now the paper is printing editorials which appear to be climbing down from their previous position:

… the editorial “represents the paper’s higher-ups issuing a jeremiad against their own news-generating source and, by extension, the reporters who helped bring his leak into the public sphere.”

Edward Snowden’s leaks cause editorial split at the Washington Post | Media | guardian.co.uk

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