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Video: I would have published leaks, says Harry Evans

Veteran journalist Sir Harry Evans, the former Sunday Times editor who presided over many controversial investigations by the newspaper, including the Kim Philby espionage case, said this week he would have published the WikiLeaks embassy cables.

He was critical of WikiLeaks though, which he said had not done a responsible job with redacting their leaks.

The full video, courtesy of the 92nd Street Y, New York.

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paidContent.org: Harold Evans on the future of journalism and Murdoch

In the video below of a talk he gave last week, Sir Harold Evans takes apart the current state of the newspaper industry and journalism, from praising Rupert Murdoch’s management of the Wall Street Journal to the problems with journalism schools. Well worth watching:

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