Justine Doody

Justine Doody: The Concept of a Free Press in an Eidostatic Society

Winner, 2004 George Walford International Essay Prize.   The notion of the freedom of the press is central to the Western understanding of what constitutes freedom in today’s world. US Supreme Court Justice Powell has referred to the role of the press as “enabling the public to assert meaningful control over the political process.” [i]… read more »