The Inside Story of Washington Post Pulitzer Fabulist Janet Cooke
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Sager Group, The|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
|List Price:||USD $2.99|
| Book Description: |
Janet Cooke caused one of the biggest scandals in the history of journalism when her Pulitzer Prize-winning article, about an eight-year-old heroin addict, turned out to be a fake, along with her doctored resume. Written while a staff writer for the Washington Post, under the regime of the legendary editor Ben Bradlee, Cooke's disgrace was a jarring wake up call during the heady days of post-Watergate investigative journalism.
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