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Not that I remember.
While we're on the subject, let's go back' through the presidents
and try to recall exactly what form presidential pressure took. What
was the first time you were ever aware of a president pressuring Time
to cover something in a particular way?
Well, Truman, Eisenhower-
Start with Truman-
Well, Eisenhower never pressured anybody that I have ever
heard of even. John Foster Dulles, though, was pressuring Luce all
the time. And for that matter Luce was pressuring John Foster Dulles
all the time. They were two of a kind in a way. Except that Dulles
was a prig and Harry wasn't. So, there quite clearly you had
pressure. Dulles was forever after Luce.
Can you come up with some examples?
Or would you just realize when Luce started trying to convince
the editorial staff of one of the magazines to do such and such,
would you just know that that was a Dulles input?
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