The president and Tinseltown

Walsh, Kenneth T.
May 1994
U.S. News & World Report;5/9/94, Vol. 116 Issue 18, p46
Discusses President Bill Clinton's lifelong fascination with the entertainment industry, which has grown since he took office. How he has long been impressed with the power of mass media to change American behavior; Hopes to nudge Hollywood in a more wholesome direction; Harvard educator Jay Winsten's `Squash It!' campaign which is designed to encourage kids to avoid fighting; Degree of hypocrisy in Clinton's approach; Television and films he enjoys.


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