Edmund Gullion

Wednesday, October 14, 1964

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

From original catalog: Edmund A. Guillion [sic], Ambassador to the Congo, speaks of newspapers and the reporting of foreign news.

McGurn introduces Gullion, who starts with a story about titles. Talks about how the foreign correspondents interact with Ambassadors. The American press is uncorruptable.

Press coverage in Africa is scanty.

Q&A: USIS, his work in the Congo.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 70646
Municipal archives id: T1570


Edmund A. Gullion


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Broadcast in cooperation with CUNY, this 1942 wartime radio show features members of faculty discussing different aspects of Americanism, the war effort, and the threat of un-democratic ideas.


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