Who is Paul Revere and Why Truth Matters

During my childhood, rhymes and poems were an easy way to help remember things. One of my favorites, when studying American history was Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s 1860 classic that begins: Listen my children and you shall hear Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere, On the eighteenth of April, in Seventy-five; Hardly a man isContinue reading “Who is Paul Revere and Why Truth Matters”

Journalistic Standards?

It’s a regular morning ritual with me; morning coffee, breakfast, and the newspaper. This morning on the front page of the Washington Post I saw and read two articles, both of which were described by my husband as “juicy”. The first one I read was about the shananagins of an enterprising radio host on radioContinue reading “Journalistic Standards?”