WikiLeaks: Clinton Adviser Says Deploy the ‘Brown and Women Pundits’
That is fairly standard advice when dealing with the media. But Tanden’s next line of advice is shocking. She advised using members of the media — liberal pundits, especially women and persons of color — to bully The Times into softer coverage via a campaign of criticism.
“He also thinks the brown and women pundits can shame the times [sic] and others on social media,” said Tanden. “So cultivating Joan Walsh, [Matt] Yglesias, Allen, perry bacon, Greg Sargent, to defend her is helpful. They can be emboldened. Fwiw — I pushed pir to do this a yr ago.”
“Brown” can be a politically incorrect term for black, Latino, Middle Eastern, or Indian people. – READ MORE