I don’t understand the sympathy for Judith Miller at all. Jay Rosen puts the whole controversy into perspective and context over at Press Think, and reaches a conclusion that is long overdue. Time for Robert Novak to Feel Some Chill
I, for one, have had it with Robert Novak. And if all the journalists who are talking today about “chilling effects” and individual conscience mean what they say, they will, as a matter of conscience and pride, start giving Novak himself the big chill.
Jay has a very comprehensive and insightful analysis of the core issues.