TITLE

Mother's Milk & Printer's Ink

PUB. DATE
June 1981
SOURCE
National Review;6/12/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p648
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the announcement of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization director general Amadou Mahtar M'Bow to create plans for a New World Information Order. It describes the reaction of the Western press to the announcement. They convened in Talloires, France and issued a manifesto declaring press freedom as a basic human right. Meanwhile, Herblock issued a cartoon depicting dictators and reporters. The plan calls for journalists to be licensed and given identity cards. They would also promise to follow an international code of journalistic ethics.
ACCESSION #
6069400

 

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