Walter Lippmann Biography

Walter Lippmann was an American writer, reporter, and political commentator famous for being among the first to introduce the concept of Cold War, coining the term "stereotype" in the modern psychological meaning, and critiquing media and democracy in his newspaper column and several books, most notably his 1922 book Public Opinion. His views regarding the role of journalism in a democracy were contrasted with the contemporaneous writings of John Dewey in what has been retrospectively named the Lippmann-Dewey debate. Lippmann won two Pulitzer Prizes, one for his syndicated newspaper column "Today and Tomorrow" and one for his 1961 interview of Nikita Khruschev. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Walter Lippmann
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Writer, Journalist, Commentator
Ethnicity:
Jewish people
Date of Birth:
September 23, 1889
Astrological Sign:
Libra
Date of Death:
December 14, 1974
Age at Death:
85
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