The Press v. the Public

September 1940
New Republic;9/23/40, Vol. 103 Issue 13, p405
The article reflects on the influence of newspapers to the 1940 presidential campaign in the U.S. The author describes that surveys of U.S. newspaper's support for presidential candidates revealed sharp contrasts to studies from other sources. He points out that disparity between the attitude of the press and the intention of the voters shows that newspapers are the victims of their own integrity.


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