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Lee Craig, Josephus Daniels

  • Aired: 05/19/2013
  • 26:46
  • Rating: NR
As a leader of the Democratic Party and key member of Woodrow Wilson's cabinet, Josephus Daniels was one of the most influential progressive politicians in the country, and as secretary of the navy during the First World War, he became one of the most important men in the world. He forever changed the newspaper industry in the South, changing the relationship between politics and the news media.
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D. G, Martin interviews Lee Craig about his book, 'Josephus Daniels'
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