Alfred Friendly was an American journalist, editor and writer for the Washington Post. He began his career as a reporter with the Post in 1939 and became Managing Editor in 1955. In 1967 he covered the Mideast War for the Post in a series of articles for which he won the Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting in 1968. He is credited with bringing the Post from being a local paper to having a position of national prominence. Wikipedia*
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Alfred Friendly has five videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Forum as a Director for the Media and Society Seminars of the Columbia University. The year with the most videos was 1996 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1989 with an average of 264 views per program. Most appearances with Lesley Stahl (2). Most common tag: Television Journalism.