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The National News Council -- A Solution?, program 613

Title

The National News Council -- A Solution?, program 613

Subject

Press
Freedom of speech
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Description

In this panel discussion, the participants analyze the possibility of creating a private, independent organization charged with evaluating American media performance in order to assure responsible and accurate television news, an approach that has been tried in other countries. Featuring Harry S. Ashmore, Lloyd Cutler, Eduard Goldstücker, Robert M. Hutchins, Donald McDonald, Paul Porter, Lord Ritchie-Calder, Richard Salant, Eric Sevareid, and Roger Traynor. Broadcasting and the First Amendment IV. Jan. 31, 1973.

Creator

Ashmore, Harry S.
Calder, Ritchie, 1906-1982
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Source

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions Collection, 1950-1991 (Mss 18), Department of Special Collections at the University of California, Santa Barbara Library

Date

1973

Rights

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Provenance

Bulk of the collection donated by the Center after it ceased operations at UCSB in 1987. Subsequent donations by Harry S. Ashmore and Otis L. Graham, Jr. , which are found in their respective sections of the Administrators' Files, 1995.

Original Format

Open reel

Duration

27:52:00

Files

Citation

Ashmore, Harry S., "The National News Council -- A Solution?, program 613," in Digital Collections, Item #5861, http://digital.library.ucsb.edu/items/show/5861 (accessed May 24, 2019).