Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010

Lauren Zalaznick: Julian Assange

For better or for worse, Julian Assange has changed the accessibility to knowledge of the two wars that involve the U.S., within a matter of months. He has also put journalistic integrity on a knife-blade edge: What is the responsibility of the journalist to make public or keep private? The very name WikiLeaks raises the issue of digital media with respect to politics, society and culture.

Zalaznick is the president of NBC Universal Women and Lifestyle Entertainment Networks