TITLE

Mum's the Word

AUTHOR(S)
Kaplan, Lawrence F.
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
New Republic;10/18/2004, Vol. 231 Issue 16, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Considers the impact of editorial and opinion journalism originating from experts with undisclosed partisan affiliations. Appearance of editorial pieces in prominent publications written by advisers to the Presidential campaign of Democratic nominee John Kerry; Assertion that not disclosing partisan affiliations is misleading and dishonest journalism practice; Role of unofficial foreign policy advisers in Kerry's campaign; Efforts made by editors to determine a potential journalist's affiliations and political involvement.
ACCESSION #
14678906

 

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