The Press: Changing Truth

Moscow's Pravda had a new editor, L. F. Ilichev, former editor of Izvestia. He succeeded Mikhail Suslov. It became known only when Pravda (Truth) identified Ilichev as its editor in a list of notables. Few (outside the Red hierarchy) know who Ilichev is, or whether Suslov was fired, demoted, promoted or what.

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