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Discussing the book "Walter Lippmann and the American century" with the author Ronald Steel

BROADCAST: Sep. 18, 1980 | DURATION: 00:52:52


Studs Terkel and Ronald talk about Lippmann's privileged early life, his time at Harvard, and his positions as editor of The New Republic and New York World. They also discuss Lippmann's silence — as a Jewish man — regarding persecution of Jews in World War II.