Andrea Mitchell Worries About ‘Far-Right’ Response to France
Andrea Mitchell Worries About ‘Far-Right’ Response to France (NewsBusters)
"All of the networks of the NBC News group have made the decision, editorial decision, not to show it [Charlie Hebdo cover] because we don't publish things that are as provocative as Charlie Hebdo is. That's an editorial decision. But the bottom line is, it is being grabbed up because it is a symbol now of defiance by the French people ... There are two other issues that need to be addressed. One is anti-Muslim sentiment throughout Europe, anti-immigration sentiment, the rise of the right wing in France. And anti-Semitism, particularly in France. How do you -- of course, this is an issue of concern throughout Europe and, particularly, of course, in Germany."