The Press: Machines Do It

Bruce Bliven, former managing editor of The New York Globe, former Director of the School of Journalism at the University of Southern California, and contributor to many magazines, is well qualified to discuss the subject of journalism. He does so, in an article titled Our Changing Journalism in The Atlantic Monthly for December. "The public," says Mr. Bliven in effect, "is always asking about newspaper morals. But equally important with newspaper morals is newspaper intelligence. And both of them are changing drastically, dangerously, because of mechanical progress." The telephone and the...

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