The Press: An Adversary

In The Nation for Dec. 24, journalist Marc A. Rose discussed: "What will radio do to the newspaper?" Will it oust the newspaper as purveyor of the world's news to the public or will it ally itself to the newspapers?

The Associated Press, the great A. P., is nervous. Mr. Rose said: "It is on record through its board of directors as forbidding its members to broadcast, or to supply for broadcasting, any news belonging to the A. P."

The United Press, on the other hand, is not perturbed. Its President, Karl A....

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!