September 22, 2020

To censor or not, that is the question

April 22, 2003 Editorial Board 0

Reporters and editors have to make some difficult decisions at times, and for those of us who aren’t the Trentonian, it gets a bit more complicated than what synonym for “evil” to use to describe Saddam Hussein in a headline.

On one hand, we had Eason Jordan’s, CNN’s chief news executive, confessing of all of the information his company held back while covering Iraq for various reasons. […]

There was no rush to see Rushdie

April 15, 2003 Editorial Board 0

Let’s review the events that have taken place in Kendall Hall over the last few weeks. First, we had Ben Folds, singing to a sold-out audience. Then there was Mystique of the East, a parade of hard-working students, again in front of a sold-out crowd.

Last Thursday, Kendall’s stage was graced with one of the greatest, and most controversial, literary minds of our time, Salman Rushdie. […]