FRONTLINE

News War: What's Happening to the News?

Season 2007 Episode 3 | 1h 24m 41s Video has closed captioning.

In a four-part series, FRONTLINE examines the political, cultural, legal, and economic forces challenging the news media and how the press has reacted in turn. Through interviews with key figures in print, broadcast and electronic media over the past four decades, FRONTLINE traces the recent history of American journalism, from Watergate to the War on Terror – the role of press in our society.

Aired: 02/27/07

Rating: NR

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