What's Fit to Print?

Lyons, Louis M.
June 1961
New Republic;6/5/61, Vol. 144 Issue 23, p17
Comments on President John F. Kennedy's request for more constraint by the press in the U.S. Reaction from the press emphasizing their primary obligation to newspaper readers; Suggestion by Kennedy that the newspapers appoint a journalist to serve as a clearing house in Washington to whom they could refer sticky questions bordering on security for guidance; Implications on the press and politics.


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