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It's good to see that journalism can
continue to have a "Boston Tea Party" kind of
writing. That is, it's good to see we can still question ,
debate, or even make fun of public officials and policies.
after seeing the Charlie Rose Show on how journalists are being
threatened to go to prison (and some are going to prison to keep
their sources confidential) because they are being
"forced" to reveal their sources, it is clear what
"tone" officials of this country are heading toward.
I remember when
the Travel Channel was young and one of the shows at that time was
called Travelers. There were 3 young ladies and 3 young
men who went around the world to experience the festivals of many of
the countries in the world.
country they visited was Prague, Czechoslovakia. This was soon
after the Soviet Union "broke into pieces." One of
the young men was out on a sidewalk trying to get interviews from
the residents. The camera man patiently kept his camera at all
the pedestrians who coldly stared into the camera or who frowned at
the young man who tried to get them to simply talk, say anything,
even a squeak of a sound.
segment clearly illustrated that these people have been living in
silent fear for so long that now that they have become an
independent nation, they haven't quite adjusted to any kind of
freedom of speech. They know what talking will get
United States push for putting more and more respected, political
journalists in prison, then everyone, brace yourselves!
Jay Leno out on the sidewalks of our major, metropolitan areas
trying to interview pedestrians in his jaywalking segment and
everyone quietly and coldly stares at him and walk away in
There is a balancing act in this world, and fortunately,
political journalists are fighting for their rights. Should
they lose, hopefully a greater balancing act will take over, especially
believe in the words, "America, America, God shed his grace on