NYT deleted this tweet pic.twitter.com/UMaRTTZlfs
— Anders Hagstrom (@Hagstrom_Anders) September 9, 2019
They deleted it sometime after posting it, noting it “lacked historical context.”
We’ve deleted a previous tweet about Mao Zedong that lacked critical historical context.
— NYT Archives (@NYTArchives) September 9, 2019
That killing and oppressing millions of people is some “historical context” that they apparently missed initially.