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David Westin: Exit Interview

June 12, 2012

Book Cover ImageOn June 8th, former ABC News President David Westin came to the Institute to highlight issues raised in his forthcoming memoir, Exit Interview, about his years at ABC. From the Bush Administration’s reaction to ABC’s 9/11 coverage to the Fox News business model, Westin’s insights illustrated Institute President Walter Isaacson’s introduction of him as “someone who knows how to deal with the moral aspects of journalism, but also make it interesting and good.” Watch the video: