The Press: Blowing the Whistle

Virginia Democrat David Lawrence, 72, is a conservative columnist who stands always ready to blow the whistle on his liberal punditic colleagues for sins of omission as well as commission. Last week, with most of the U.S. press still fondly ogling Jack Kennedy in particular and his upcoming Administration in general. Columnist Lawrence's whistle was sharp and clear. Wrote he: "Many days have passed with not a word from the professed defenders of liberal causes condemning three cases in which the civil rights of American citizens have just been disregarded." The three cases:

¶ In Wyoming, after the death of Republican...

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