Book Discussion on The News About the News
Mr. Downie talked about the book he co-authored, The News About the News: American Journalism in Peril, published by Alfred A.… read more
Mr. Downie talked about the book he co-authored, The News About the News: American Journalism in Peril, published by Alfred A. Knopf. In the book he criticizes the media preoccupation with profits and entertainment and defines good news coverage.
Robert G. Kaiser is the other co-author of the book. close
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