NPR: Press Freedom Not Always Paramount

Senior news analyst Daniel Schorr says that American media outlets made the correct decision in deciding not to republish a cartoon offensive to millions of Muslims. In times of tension, First Amendment rights may give way to other interests.

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2 responses to “NPR: Press Freedom Not Always Paramount

  1. i agree, i guess that should be obvious

  2. many people in the American press realized that because they could do something did not mean they should do it. if anything those who restrained themselves are American patriots who realize that our country is not served by insulting islam or any other faith.

    Salam

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