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Senator John Walsh of Montana Confronts Questions of Plagiarism

nytimes.com — WASHINGTON - Democrats were thrilled when John Walsh of Montana was appointed to the United States Senate in February. A decorated veteran of the Iraq war and former adjutant general of his state's National Guard, Mr. Walsh offered the Democratic Party something it frequently lacks: a seasoned military man.
Jul 23, 2014

Thesis by Montana Democrat Presented Others’ Work as Own//@jmartNYT doin work nyti.ms/1z3wiKY

Jul 23, 2014

RT @jmartNYT: Sen Walsh copied his six final policy "recommendations" in 2007 nearly word-for-word from a 2002 Carnegie paper nytimes.com/2014/07/24/us/…

Jul 23, 2014

always a good sign. Senator Walsh: “I didn’t do anything intentional here.” nytimes.com/2014/07/24/us/… good story via @jmartNYT

Jul 23, 2014

RT @jswatz: To all y'all who scream "media bias!" and say the NYT goes easy on Dems: news is news. nytimes.com/2014/07/23/nyr… nytimes.com/2014/07/24/us/…?

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How Senator John Walsh Plagiarized a Final Paper

nytimes.com — Senator John E. Walsh of Montana took most of a 2007 final paper required for his master's degree from U.S. Army College from other sources without proper attribution.
Jul 23, 2014

RT @BGKarenS: The @nytimes built a graphic to show how much of @JohnWalsh's paper was plagiarized nyti.ms/1nhuw5h

Jul 23, 2014

It's not unimpressive to plagiarize from four of five different sources and knit those stolen sentences together. nyti.ms/UtMUfr

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In a Syrian City, ISIS Puts Its Vision Into Practice

nytimes.com — RAQQA, Syria - When his factory was bombed in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, the businessman considered two bleak options: to remain at home and risk dying in the next airstrike or flee like hundreds of thousands of others to a refugee camp in Turkey.
Jul 23, 2014

Cost of order in Syria, by "an employee of NY Times": Public amputations & executions, & apparently freedom of speech nyti.ms/UoWT60

Jul 23, 2014

Life in Capital of a Caliphate: Harsh Rule, but a Level of Order, via @nytimes nyti.ms/1z2sB8q

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