"An historical look at criticism of the mainstream press during the Progressive Era, consisting of original articles from the time and context-providing essays"--Provided by publisher.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Foreword / by Robert Jensen Introduction: Press Criticism and the Progressive Era Charles Edward Russell Who Controls the Newspaper? Public Opinion and the Public Lecture Circuit Advertising Campaigns and National Consumer Culture Moorfield Storey Oswald Garrison Villard, The Nation & Atlantic Monthly Threats to a Free Press: Media Consolidation and Censorship Propaganda and the Rise of Public Relations.