Paper has proof that Pentagon profiled reporters

Stars and Stripes
Stars and Stripes has documents proving that reporters' coverage of US troops in Afghanistan is being graded as "positive," "neutral" or "negative." The documents indicate that the ratings are intended to help Pentagon image-makers manipulate the types of stories that reporters produce while they're embedded with troops in Afghanistan, the paper reports. The Pentagon denied earlier this week that reporters were judged by their coverage.
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    From 1999 to 2011, Jim Romenesko maintained the Romenesko page for the Poynter Institute, a Florida-based non-profit school for journalists. Poynter hired him in August of 1999, after seeing his, a hobby site he started in May of 1999.


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