from Editor & Publisher
includes a reprint of a very moving article by the late David Halberstam, back when his byline appeared in The Tennessean
. The piece is about the overwhelming, nationwide reaction to a story that he wrote and the photo that accompanied it. It’s funny to think that The Tennessean
—which now features opinion pieces by Phil Valentine and dog grooming tips—used to actually make a difference. Actually, maybe funny isn’t the right word.