'Honor and privilege' to work with Mike Wallace

By Charles Lewis

The Center's founder Charles Lewis on the life of a legendary U.S. broadcast journalist.

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"… power for more than half a century, nowhere more famously than on the CBS News program "60 Minutes," between 1968 and 2008.I first met Mike in 1984, when …"

"… king for "60 Minutes." I had been an off-air investigative reporter at ABC News in Washington for more than six years, and I was restless. Within weeks, I …"

"… l White Award in 1993, the highest honor given by the Radio and Television News Directors Association. And he won the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award g …"

Commentary

By Charles Lewis

Relaxing media ownership rules conflicts with the public's right to know

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"… o offer additional free time for political candidates is unnecessary." The Radio and Television News Directors Association stated, "Proponents of mandatory air time for political candidates would p …"

Commentary: Profiteering from democracy

By Charles Lewis

In his January 1998 State of the Union address, after decrying the campaign-fund-raising "arms race," Preside

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"… offer additional free time for political candidates is unnecessary.” The Radio and Television News Directors Association stated, “Proponents of mandatory air time for political candidates would …"