What is the role of journalism? Is there a significant failure on the part of journalism which instead of pursuing critical investigation and scrutiny is too often working in tandem with government? Does a relationship between journalists and government officials prevent the American media from being watchdogs over government? Are journalists now a division of […]
Join us for a lively discussion on the role of journalism and the potential impact on national security if too much information is given to the public. So where’s the fine line?
Bill Moyers, Dan Rather, Bob Schieffer and Jim Lehrer offer their views on the role of journalism. Bill Moyers is set to retire in April of 2010 from PBS weekly television.
Dennis McCuistion is joined by Jim Lehrer, PBS’ NewsHour Anchor to discuss his viewpoints on journalism and his career. Guest appearances by: Dan Rather, Bill Moyers, Sam Donaldson and Bob Schieffer.