Former New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson’s new book, Merchants Of Truth, has been getting glowing reviews. But it’s also been getting plenty of criticism — with accusations of sourcing errors and plagiarism that are not helping Abramson’s reputation.

On this week’s edition of Beat the Press, Emily Rooney was joined by Former CNN White House correspondent Dan Lothian, Tom Fiedler of Boston University, Dan Kennedy of Northeastern University and Callie Crossley of WGBH News.