Monthly Archives: March 2020

D-Day: Utah Beach with Kenneth Crawford

Newsweek’s Ken Crawford went ashore with the first wave on Utah Beach, an experience that led to one of the most memorable eyewitness accounts of D-Day.

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The first rough draft of history

Washington Post publisher Philip Graham popularized the notion of journalism as the “first rough draft of history” — as comprehensive and accurate an account of events as possible without the benefit of the broader context that only comes with time. Journalists have labored under that burden every day for a couple hundred years or so, pouring themselves into their reporting

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