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  • The First Casualty of the Cold War: Journalist Kati Marton on the Polk Conspiracy

    The First Casualty of the Cold War: Journalist Kati Marton on the Polk Conspiracy

    By Michael Nevradakis, Truthout | Interview

    Kati Marton talks about her best-selling book, The Polk Conspiracy: Murder and Cover-Up in the Case of CBS News Correspondent George Polk, its recent re-release and about the alleged conspiracy behind the murder of US journalist George Polk in Greece during the country's civil war in 1948.

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  • Towards a Media That Is "Good and Just"

    Towards a Media That Is "Good and Just"

    By Victor Pickard, Cambridge University Press | Book Excerpt

    In understanding current policy battles, it is instructive to look to our past to understand how we got to this point, but to also recover forgotten alternatives and glean important lessons. This excerpt from America's Battle for Media Democracy situates current internet policy battles within a longer historical narrative that traces back to radio policy debates in the 1940s.

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