A.M. Rosenthal

A.M. Rosenthal

Abraham Michael "A.M." Rosenthal was a 'New York Times' executive editor and columnist and 'New York Daily News' columnist . He joined the 'New York Times' in 1943 and remained there for 56 years, to 1999. Rosenthal won a Pulitzer Prize in 1960 for international reporting. As an editor at the newspaper, Rosenthal oversaw the coverage of a number of major news stories including the Vietnam war, the Pentagon Papers, and the Watergate scandal. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
A.M. Rosenthal has five videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1993 American Profile Interview. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2002 with an average of 20,906 views per program.

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Columnist, [New York Times] c. January 1, 1988 - c. January 1, 1999 Videos: 5 Executive Editor, [New York Times] c. July 12, 1978 - c. January 1, 1988 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • Medal of Freedom Award Ceremony

    Medal of Freedom Award Ceremony

    American Perspectives featured the Presidential Medal of Freedom ceremony. President Bush presented the nation’s highest…

  • English Language Usage

    English Language Usage

    Participants discussed the current uses and abuses of the English language. They shared stories about the importance of word…

  • The Pentagon Papers - 25 Years After

    The Pentagon Papers - 25 Years After

    Marking the 25th anniversary of the Pentagon Papers case, the original participants in the case New York Times v. U.S.…

  • Rostenkowski Indictment

    Rostenkowski Indictment

    The Rosenthals spoke about the seventeen count felony indictment of House Ways and Means Chairman Daniel Rostenkowski.

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