The girls in the balcony: women, men, and the New York Times
The infuriating and inspiring story of the fight for equal rights at the world's greatest newspaper--by a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter who lived through it all. Nan Robertson tells the story of the sex discrimination suit that shook the newspaper in the early 1970s, sparked by the tiny balcony of the all-male National Press Club, where women reporters were forced to stand to cover speeches. 8 pages of photos.
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Review: The Girls in the Balcony: Women, Men, and the New York TimesUser Review - Ashleyist - Goodreads
About halfway through and absolutely loving her observant prose...More to come. Read full review
Review: The Girls in the Balcony: Women, Men, and the New York TimesUser Review - Clair - Goodreads
I love media history, and though I was initially confused by Robertson's choppy narrative, by the middle of the book it all made sense. This is an excellent, poignant, and at times funny story from all sides of a very difficult period in the history of the NY Times. Read full review
The Man who Invented Fidel: Cuba, Castro, and Herbert L. Matthews of The New ...
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