Rather Outspoken: My Life in the News

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Grand Central Publishing, May 1, 2012 - Biography & Autobiography - 320 pages
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This memoir by Dan Rather is told in a straightforward and conversational voice, and covers all the important moments of his journalistic career, including a frank accounting of his dismissal from CBS, the Abu Ghraib story, the George W. Bush Air National Guard controversy, new insights on the JFK assassination, the origin of "Hurricane Dan" as well as inside stories about all the U.S. Presidents he covered and all the top personalities Dan has either interviewed or worked with over his distinguished career.

The book will also include Dan's thoughts on the state of journalism today and what he sees for its future, as well as never-before-revealed personal observations and commentary.

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User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

Rather's memoir posits some interesting arguments from a journalist's perspective. He examines, in an overarching fashion, how journalism has left the constitutional role of serving the people as an ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jessica - Goodreads

My MIL recommended this book and I am glad she did. I've always been more interested in the print side of journalism and I didn't know much about Rather's career, but this is more than just "Memoir of ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Dan Rather is an award winning journalist who anchored CBS Evening News for decades. He is one of America's most decorated news journalists of all time.

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