Widening Gap Between Haves and Have-Nots

Kirkhorn, Michael J.
September 1998
Nieman Reports;Fall98, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p4
Comments on the role of the media in reporting issues pertaining to poverty, highlighting the resignation of Maxwell King as editor of the `Philadelphia Inquirer,' periodical. Factors which influenced the resignation of King; Importance of assessing the demands of the public; Indication that there have been a number of issues which the media refuses to address. INSETS: How to Make Poverty Disappear, by F. Allan Hanson;Radical Right `Bust' Feared From Poverty, by Will Campbell.


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